Shocker Hall: A home away from home for first-year students

Shocker Hall is a state-of-the-art residence hall that was built in in 2014. It is located in the heart of the Wichita State campus and is home to over 800 first-year residents. Shocker Hall offers a wide variety of room styles- from shared style to private rooms, there is a type of living space to fit everyone's needs! Shocker Hall is home to the Dorothy & Bill Cohen Honors College as well as all of university's Living Learning Communities. Shocker Dining and the Groundhouse are attached to the residence hall, making each meal quick and convenient for all Shocker Hall residents. 

360 Views around Shocker Hall

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  • Shocker Hall Courtyard
  • Exterior of Shocker Dining
  • Shocker Hall Information Desk
  • Shocker Hall Lounge/Kitchen/Laundry (LKL)
  • Shocker Hall Lofted Bed
  • Shocker Hall bunk bed
  • Shocker Hall Lofted Bed- High Height
  • Shocker Hall Triple
  • Shocker Hall room
  • Shocker Hall bathroom in a Double 2 Bed Shared Suite
  • Shocker Hall room
  • Common space in a Single 4 Bedroom Suite
  • Double 2 Bedroom Suite

Furniture Measurements:

Piece of Furniture Height Width Depth
Desk 22 inches 41.75 inches 24 inches
Dresser 22 inches 30 inches 29 inches
Twin Bed 78 inches (can be higher if lofted) 36 inches 20 inches (from the floor to the bottom of the bed)
Desk Chair 19 inches (from floor to seat) N/A N/A

Shocker Hall also features...

  • A laundry room, large lounge and kitchen (LKL) on each floor
  • Additional smaller study rooms throughout the building
  • Information Desk
  • Pool, ping pong, and foosball tables
  • Shocker Dining Hall
  • GroundHouse coffee shop
  • Honors College on-site
  • Additional meeting space