Apartment Style Halls

Apartment-style residence halls are open primarily to undergraduate students who have completed more than 30 course credits (post high school graduation), but is also available to graduate students.  Apartment-style residence halls feature several living options including a single or double bedroom, living room, kitchen, bathroom and, in some cases, a study area or a washer and dryer.

Volunteer Residence Hall

1525 White Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37916
Front Desk: 865-946-2566

Volunteer Hall offers 2, 3, and 4 bedroom apartments, which are conveniently equipped with full kitchens and are fully furnished. Volunteer Hall houses men and women, sophomores through graduate students. Rental fees include furniture, cable, high-speed Internet, water, and electricity. Volunteer Hall is located on White Avenue across the street from the College of Law, which makes it extremely convenient to class. There is garage parking below the building.

      • Card access entry to living areas
      • Computer lab
      • Exercise room
      • Landline telephone service, activation via Telephone Services at a monthly charge
      • Post office
      • Patio with outdoor grills and picnic tables
      • Open through semester breaks
      • Recreation room
      • Security cameras
      • Sprinklers

Building Specifications

      • Arrangement: apartment
      • Height: 9 floors
      • 9′ ceilings
      • Keyed entry for individual bedroom
      • Pantry
      • Off-white walls

Each apartment is furnished with the following items:

      • Bed
      • Ceiling fan
      • Chair
      • Chest
      • Coffee and end tables
      • Desk
      • Dishwasher
      • Dresser
      • Entertainment center
      • Garbage disposal
      • Mattress pad
      • Microwave
      • Recycling tote
      • Refrigerator (with icemaker)
      • Sofa
      • Stove
      • Trash can
      • Table
      • Washer and dryer

Volunteer Hall amenities include a Quiznos and a POD (Products on Demand) Market which has the quick convenience of a ‘corner store’ with modern market style and service, and it offers a variety of fresh food, prepared meals, and everyday essentials. Also the Southern Kitchen is the residential restaurant adjacent to Volunteer hall, featuring delicious southern cooked meals that students love.

This residence hall is available to upper-division students only.


Laurel Residence Hall

1615 Laurel Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37916
Front Desk: 865-946-6673

Laurel Hall is located north of the main campus. Large lobbies on each floor are conducive to meeting friends or hosting large gatherings. Rental rates at Laurel include: water, electricity, cable TV, and data connectivity. This residence hall is only assigned to upper-division students.

        • Card access entry to living areas
        • Computer lab
        • Landline telephone service, activation via Telephone Services at a monthly charge
        • Laundry room
        • Recreation room
        • Security cameras
        • Sprinklers
        • Swimming pool
        • Weight room

Building Specifications

        • Arrangement: apartment
        • Height: 14 floors
        • Vinyl floor tile
        • Off-white walls
        • Study area (double-occupancy apartments)

Each apartment is furnished with the following items:

        • Bed
        • Chest
        • Coffee table
        • Desk
        • Desk chair
        • Dresser
        • Electric stove
        • Garbage disposal
        • Individual room air units
        • Kitchen table and chairs
        • Living room chair
        • Mattress pad
        • Refrigerator
        • Stove
        • Sofa
        • Table

Item

Description

Size

Bed – Full Bed – Full size 40″h x 55-1/4″w x 82″d
Bed – Twin Adjustable loft beds w/mega surface desk & cork board 71.50″h x 82″w x 38″d
Bedroom Closet Closet #1 46-1/2″ x 26″d
Bedroom Closet Closet #2. Notes: adjustable shelving (2). 57″w x 24″d
Ceilings Height of rooms 7′ 6″h
Chair Chair – lounge 43″w x 34″d
Chest of Drawers Chest of drawers, 5 drawers w/sweater drawer 44″h x 30″w x 18″d
Desk (free standing) Student Desk w/3 drwrs 30″h x 43″w x 24-1/2″d
Hallway Notes: 2 bedroom ONLY, for a runner-type rug. 24″w x 192″l
OR
24″w x 204″l
Mattress – Full Mattress – full size 75″l x 54″w x 10″d
Mattress – Twin Mattress – twin size 78″l x 36″w x 10″d
Mobile Pedestal Mobile Pedestal. Notes: 2 drawer, 1 file drawer. 25.25″h x 16.5″w x 18″d
Night Stand Nightstand with shelf 24″h x 24″w x 18-3/8″d
Sofa Sofa/Loveseat 78″l x 36″d x 18.5″h (seat)
Table – Coffee Table – coffee 16″h x 42″w x 24″d
Table – Dining Table – dining 36″w x 36″d x 30″h
Table – End Table – end 22″h x 24″w x 24″d
Vanity Storage Vanity storage area 24″w x 13-1/2″d
Window Window measurements. Note: 63″ curtains will reach the bottom of window, 84″ curtains will reach the floor. 57-1/4″h x 71″w

Laurel Hall amenities include a POD (Products on Demand) Market. The market has the quick convenience of a ‘corner store’ with modern market style and service, and it offers a variety of fresh food, prepared meals, and everyday essentials.

This residence hall is available to upper-division students only.

Freshman students who sign a 12-month contract are eligible to live in Laurel Hall.