The College of New Jersey Logo

Apply     Visit     Give     |     Alumni     Parents     Offices     TCNJ Today     Three Bar Menu

Residential Facilities


TCNJ’s Residential Facilities

Residential Education and Housing maintains 15 on campus residential facilities for a total on campus population of around 4,000 students.


First Year Experience

(Travers and Wolfe Halls, Centennial Hall, Cromwell Hall, Allen, Brewster, and Ely Halls)

First year students will live in one of the First Year Experience residence halls: Travers, Wolfe, Allen, Brewster, Ely, Cromwell, and Centennial.

Travers and Wolfe are two ten story high-rise residence halls with traditional double rooms and communal bathrooms.  Centennial is a traditional residence hall with females on the first and third floors and males on the second floor. It features a newly renovated game room, community kitchen, and communal bathrooms. Cromwell is a suite style residence hall, and consists mainly of three double rooms sharing a bathroom and small foyer, housing a total of 6 students per suite. Allen, Brewster, and Ely are traditional co-ed residence halls with community bathrooms on each floor.


Wolfe hall: a 10 story red brick building.



Sophomore Year Experience

(Decker Hall, Eickhoff Hall, Norsworthy Hall, New Residence Hall, and Townhouse East)

The Sophomore Year Experience program offers both traditional and suite style buildings.

Decker Hall primarily consists of two double rooms connected by a bathroom, housing a total of 4 students per suite.  Decker offers a few suites that hold 5 total students as well. New Residence and Eickhoff each offer double rooms each with a private bath. Norsworthy Hall is newly renovated and offers traditional doubles and singles with communal bathrooms on each floor. Townhouse East houses between 2 and 4 students per floor.  Each floor includes a bathroom and a small kitchenette.


New residence hall is a 3 red brick building.



Upper Class Experience

(Townhouses West, Townhouses South, Townhouse East, Phelps and Hausdoerffer Halls)

The Upper Class Experience offers single rooms in Townhouses East, West, and South, housing between 2 and 4 students per floor.  Each floor includes a bathroom and a small kitchenette.  Hausdoerffer and Phelps Halls are apartment style residence halls that provide three singles and one double room, housing a total of 5 students.  Each apartment includes a kitchenette, living room and bathroom.