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Whitehurst Hall

A view of one side of Whitehurst Hall, with Hokie Stone meeting a grassy lawn.

Whitehurst Hall

An all-male, traditional-style residence hall.

  • Air Conditioning: No
  • Room Style: Traditional
  • Living-Learning Program: N/A
  • Number of Residents: 216

Whitehurst Hall:

Amenities:
Common areas
Community kitchen
Heating
Laundry
Study lounges
Wireless internet

Living-Learning Program:
N/A

Location:
President's Quad
Eastern residential side of campus

Student Population:
All-male and first-year

Mailing Address:
[Student Name]
Whitehurst Hall, Room XXXX
240 Kent St.
Blacksburg, VA 24061-9501

Photos:

Please note that specific room sizes vary due to building layouts and other constraints. These pictures show a typical room in Whitehurst Hall.

The inside of a traditional-style room in Whitehurst Hall, with two lofted beds, desks, and chairs.
A typical room in Whitehurst Hall is traditional-style and shared by two roommates.
Another angle into the traditional-style room in Whitehurst, with clothing storage, a sink, a mirror, and the door visible.
Another view of a typical traditional-style room in Whitehurst Hall.
A community kitchen located in Whitehurst Hall, with a fridge, microwave, stove, and counter space.
A community kitchen located in Whitehurst that is open for use by residents.

More Information:

Whitehurst Hall has the following amenities:

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.

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."

For more detailed information about returning undergraduate housing, please visit this page.


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

Whitehurst Hall uses the Peddrew-Yates Area Office.
Located on the first floor of Peddrew-Yates
540-231-6205


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

Whitehurst Hall is closest to Owens.


Learn more about Virginia Tech's award-winning dining here.

There are several fitness options available for students in Whitehurst 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.
  • Whitehurst has a volleyball court and plenty of green space outside, and is also located close to the Washington Street tennis courts and War Memorial Hall.

Explore the VT Rec Sports website for more information on student fitness and well-being.

Whitehurst Hall 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.

Whitehurst Hall is located on the eastern edge of the residential side of campus, with close proximity to Owens, Cassell Coliseum, and the Creativity and Innovation District.


Visit the full Virginia Tech campus map to locate Whitehurst Hall within the larger campus. Whitehurst is building #26 in quadrant J-5.

Mailing Address:
[Student Name]
Whitehurst Hall, Room XXXX
240 Kent St.
Blacksburg, VA 24061-9501


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

Students can submit work orders through our work order system.


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

A typical room in Whitehurst is 11' x 14' and includes the following furniture:

  • twin beds
  • twin XL mattresses
  • desks
  • chairs
  • dressers
  • clothing storage
  • a sink
  • a mirror

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

Whitehurst Hall is home to 216 male first-year students from a variety of academic majors.

Whitehurst Hall has the following visitation hours:

  • Sunday - Thursday
    • 10:00 a.m. to midnight
  • Friday - Saturday
    • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Residential spaces are protected by card-swipe access 24/7.