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Pearce Ford Tower

WKU Pearce Ford Tower

About Pearce Ford Tower

  • All Female Residence Hall 
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen

Pearce Ford Tower (PFT) is a 27 story, female residence hall located on the south end of campus housing 857 students. This landmark hall was built in 1970 and is the tallest residence hall in Kentucky. PFT was completely renovated in 2009. The 27th floor houses a satellite Learning Center and entertainment area featuring two TV lounges, ping pong tables, pool tables, and Foosball.

This hall closes during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring breaks. If you need to stay on campus during those times, please apply for Bemis Lawrence Hall, Northeast Hall, or Bates Runner Hall and list "extended living" as your most important preference.


Room Features

  • Movable Furniture (one set per resident): 
    • A low loftable, bunkable twin bed (80" x 36")
    • Desk
    • Desk Chair
    • 2-Shelf Bookcase
    • Dresser
    • Closet
    • Trash Can (one per resident) - trash bags available at the front desk
    • Recycling Can (one per room)
  • Room Dimensions: 14' 10" x 11' 7"
  • Window Dimensions: Width - 42.5", Height: 46"
  • Window Blinds
  • Cable TV
  • Internet (Wireless and Ethernet Access)

Hall Features

  • Air Conditioned
  • Elevators
  • Study Lounges
  • Vending Machines
  • Laundry Room
  • Kitchen on Every Floor
  • Ice Machine
  • TV Lounges
  • Community Bathrooms
  • 27th Floor Entertainment Area
  • Front Desk Open 24/7
  • In-Hall Social and Educational Opportunities


These rates are for double occupancy rooms. The private room rate is 1.25 times the double rate. Pearce Ford Tower will close during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring breaks. 

Fall 2016: $2,135

Spring 2017: $2,135

2016-2017 Hall Staff


Daniel Rosner

Daniel Rosner

Residence Hall Director

 Holly Brandewie

Holly Brandewie

Residence Hall Director

Zachary Inman

Zachary Inman


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 Last Modified 2/20/17