Thomas H. Eliot Residential College

Thomas H. Eliot Residential College was founded in 2010 and is comprised of Thomas Eliot and Thomas Eliot B houses. It is named after Thomas H. Eliot who once served in the U.S. House of Representatives, and served as the university’s 12th Chancellor. Today, our residential college is affectionately known as Eliot.

Eliot Communities

Thomas Eliot House

Thomas Eliot A House contains modern two-person (also known as modern double) suites, with each having their own bathroom. Each student will have a: XL twin bed frame and accompanying mattress; a three drawer dresser; and a computer desk and chair. A shower curtain is provided for the bathroom and the suite is carpeted.

There are kitchens on each floor and a laundry facility in each building. There are study spaces available, a main computer lab and a multipurpose room. Students will be responsible for providing their personal items and toiletries.


Thomas H. Eliot exteriorThomas Eliot B House

Thomas Eliot A House contains modern four-person single suites, with each suite having a shared living space and bathroom. Each student will have a: XL twin bed frame and accompanying mattress; a three drawer dresser; and a computer desk and chair. A shower curtain is provided for the bathroom and the suite is carpeted. In the shared living space there is a couch, couch chair, coffee and side table provided.

There are kitchens on each floor and a laundry facility in each building. There are study spaces available, a main computer lab and a multipurpose room. Students will be responsible for providing their personal items and toiletries.

At a Glance

First-Year Students
Colors: Purple and Gold
Mascot: Alligators
Traditions:

  • Sunday Snack
    Each week residents have the opportunity to come together in community and enjoy a snack that is voted on weekly by the residents and hosted by the College Council.
  • Gator Welcome Week
    Gator Welcome Week is a week-long celebration of the Res College. Sponsored by the Resident Advisors, Gator Welcome Week features events every night.
  • Eliot Lawn Games
    Eliot residents celebrate the start of spring with a full day of outdoor festivities on the Eliot Lawn.

Floor Plans

Room Dimensions

Single: 8′ x 13′
Double: 10′ x 21′
Triple: 11′ x 20′

Floor Plan Documents