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Peddrew-Yates

Peddrew-Yates Hall

A modern, coed, suite-style residence hall.

The Ujima Living-Learning Community logo.

Peddrew-Yates Hall is home to the Ujima Living-Learning Community, a community that places a special emphasis on understanding the unique experiences of African-Americans in society, including their experiences in college.


The center archway that connects the two sections of Peddrew-Yates Hall.

Designed for Community

Peddrew-Yates is a modern, suite-style residence hall with air conditioning and 4-6 students sharing a common living space and a bathroom.

The fitness park in the Prairie Quad.

Connected to the Prairie Quad

Peddrew-Yates is connected to the Prairie Quad which features a fitness studio, basketball hoops, volleyball courts, and green space.

The sign outside of Peddrew-Yates Hall.

Built with Common Spaces

Peddrew-Yates Hall features lounges, study spaces, a community kitchen on every floor, and a large seminar room for members of the Ujima Living-Learning Community. It is connected to the Prairie Quad which features a fitness studio, basketball hoops, volleyball courts, and green space.


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The Virginia Tech logo engraved in the archway of Peddrew-Yates.

MORE DETAILS:

Peddrew-Yates uses the Peddrew-Yates Area Office.
Located on the first floor of Peddrew-Yates
540-231-3419


Visit your area office to take advantage of a wide range of services, including assistance with room lockouts and residential space reservations.

Peddrew-Yates has laundry machines located on the first floor.


Use Laundry Web to reserve a washer or dryer, tell you how many machines are in use, or even send you a text when your laundry is done! All machines accept coins or Hokie Passport debit.

Peddrew-Yates Hall is located in the center of the residential side of campus, with close proximity to the Dietrick and West End Dining Halls, War Memorial Hall, and the Drillfield.


Visit the full Virginia Tech campus map to locate Peddrew-Yates within the larger campus. Peddrew-Yates is building #41 located primarily in quadrant M-6.

Visit Residential Mail Services for more information on mail distribution, address format, package pick-up, and updating your address.

Rooms sizes vary and include the following furniture:

  • twin beds
  • twin XL mattresses
  • desks
  • chairs
  • dressers
  • built-in closets

To get a closer look inside some of our different room styles, check out our 360º room photos.

Peddrew-Yates Hall is open for visitation 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

First-year students:
All incoming first-year students are required to live in on-campus housing for their first year; however, students are not guaranteed their choice of housing, and must complete their housing/dining contract to be assigned a space. Assignments for incoming first-year students and transfers are made in contract receipt order, so the earlier your contract arrives, the earlier you are assigned in the process.

The only students that are guaranteed housing in Peddrew-Yates Hall are those who have applied and been accepted to the Ujima Living-Learning Community. To complete the Housing/Dining Contract and apply to Living-Learning Programs, log into the StarRez Portal. For more detailed information about first-year housing, please visit this page.


Returning students:
Unlike incoming freshmen, on-campus housing is not guaranteed to returning or transfer students. Returning undergraduate students must request housing for the next academic year using the housing application process (HAP), more commonly known as the "housing lottery."

The only students that are guaranteed housing in Peddrew-Yates are those who have applied and been accepted to the Ujima Living-Learning Community. To complete your HAP and apply to Living-Learning Programs, log into the StarRez Portal. For more detailed information about returning undergraduate housing, please visit this page.


Please visit this page and use the navigation bar at the top to explore all of our on-campus housing information.

Peddrew-Yates Hall is home to 218 students.

Peddrew-Yates Hall has the following amenities:

Peddrew-Yates is closest to Dietrick and Owens.


You can download a map of Virginia Tech's dining centers and learn more about our different dining halls on this page.

Students can submit work orders through our work order system.


Please visit this page to learn more about our maintenance and housekeeping procedures.

There are several fitness options available for students in Peddrew-Yates Hall:

  • VT Rec Sports offers a variety of fitness opportunities, including two gyms, group exercise classes, personal training, small group training, intramural sports, and more.
  • Peddrew-Yates Hall is connected to the Prairie Quad, which features a brand-new outdoor fitness park, basketball courts, volleyball courts, and green space.
  • Peddrew-Yates Hall is also located very close to War Memorial Hall.

We invite you to explore the VT Rec Sports website for comprehensive information on student fitness and wellbeing.



Still have questions? Get in touch with us at housing@vt.edu or 540-231-6205.