Philip and Evelyn Kirby Hall, named after WJU’s board president, is an all female primarily upper-class residential facility. The hall can house 64 students in its 32 two person rooms,which are located on the second and third floors of the building. Each room is air-conditioned and has its own private bathroom. Large lounge and study rooms can also be found on the second and third floors of the hall. The first floor serves are the main entrance to the residence hall. There is a reception desk, and a 24 hour lounge which includes a television, kitchen, dining area, and computer lab.
Kirby Hall Staff
Area Office: 304-243-2390
Each room has two of the following: beds, desks, study chairs, closets, bureaus, mirrors, wall lights, and small wastebasket. The mattresses are regular twin size. Most of the rooms do not have carpet.
Supplies to Bring
Extension cord, power strip, area carpet/throw rug, desk lamp, alarm clock, iron/ironing board, stereo, dry erase board, masking tape, towels, laundry basket, hair dryer, bed linens, hangers, tv/vcr, telephone, small refrigerator, fan, cleaning supplies, stackable crates, posters to decorate. ** No open coil cooking appliances such as hot plates and toasters are allowed.
There are washers and dryers on each floor. Laundry services are provided free to residents only.
There is a TV located in the 24 hour lounge, the only area where residents can have male visitors once visitation hours are over. This lounge includes a TV, kitchen, study area, and a computer lab. There are also lounges as well as study rooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors with a TV on the 3rd floor.
Each room has access to telephone service. These services are provided as a part of the Housing Contract.
- Computer Lines
See Residence Hall Network Requirements.
- See the Computer Lab in the 24 Hour Lounge.
A vending area is located in the 24 hour lounge. Soft drinks, snacks, and change are available in the vending room.
There is a small kitchen area located in the 24 hour lounge that contains a sink, microwave, small refrigerator, and a stove. This space is available to all residents of the building.