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Barnes-Campbell Hall


Barnes-Campbell Hall


About Barnes-Campbell Hall

  • All Male Residence Hall
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen
  • Extended Living - remains open during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring Breaks

Barnes-Campbell is a nine story residence hall that was built in 1966 and underwent a significant renovation in 2003. It is named in honor of Sheridan Barnes and Donald Campbell, both members of the WKU Board of Regents in the 1950s. Barnes houses 384 men and is located on the south end of campus across from the Preston Health and Activities center.

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Room Features

  • Movable Furniture (one set per resident):
    • A low, loftable, bunkable twin bed (80"x36")
    • 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 16' x 11'8"
  • Window Dimensions: Width: 128", Height: 54", Inside Width: 79.5", Inside Height: 34.5"
  • Window Blinds
  • Local Telephone Service
  • Cable TV
  • Internet (wireless and ethernet access)

Residence Hall Rates

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Hall Features

  • Air Conditioned
  • Elevators
  • Study Lounge
  • Vending Machines
  • Laundry Room
  • Kitchen on Every Floor
  • Ice Machine
  • TV Lounge
  • Community Bathrooms
  • Front Desk Open 24/7
  • In-Hall Social & Educational Opportunities

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Fire Evacuation/Floor Plans

Barnes Ground Floor

Barnes Floors 2-9


Safe Areas

Lowest level of the Interior Stairwells and lobby area without windows

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Barnes Empty Room

Barnes Closet

Closet Dimensions:

Full Height: 86" - Full Width: 34.5" - Depth: 24" - Clothes Hanging Area Height: 65.5"

Barnes Windows

Barnes Bathroom

Barnes Kitchen

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 Last Modified 5/21/15