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Cottingham is an all girls dorm with four different wings, housing 270 total freshmen through senior students each year.  Each wing houses around 30 girls and a Resident Assistant. The Description of each wing is listed below:

A-Wing

This unique style room has a view looking to Alexandria Hall and the Student Center. These rooms have carpet. Each room is furnished with two built in closets, two movable beds, two movable desks, and two movable dressers. Each room has its own sink and shares bathroom facilities with the girls on their hall. Other alterations, such as ceiling fans are not permitted. University- owned furniture may not be removed from the room.

B-Wing

This style room gives view of Cottingham parking lot and the LC football field. Each room is furnished with two built in closets, two movable beds, tow movable dressers and two movable desks. Each room has its own sink and shares bathroom facilities with the girls on their hall. Carpet may be placed in the room but not attached to the floor. Other alterations, such as ceiling fans are not permitted. University- owned furniture may not be removed from the room.

C-Wing

This style room with a great view of Cottingham Forest. Each room is furnished with two built in desks and closets, and two movable beds. Each room has its own sink and shares bathroom facilities with the girls on their hall. Carpet may be placed in the room but not attached to the floor. Other alterations, such as ceiling fans are not permitted. University- owned furniture may not be removed from the room.

D-Wing

This wing is arranged in suites. Each room has its own sink and shares bathroom facilities with the adjacent room. This room is furnished with two movable beds, two built in desks and two built in closets. Carpet may be placed in the room but not attached to the floor. Other alterations, such as ceiling fans are not permitted. University- owned furniture may not be removed from the room.

Cottingham embraces a family style atmosphere. There are decorative study rooms located on each wing for learning purposes or to just hang out with friends. There is one laundry room on each floor free to LC students. 3M command strips and white sticky-tack are the only acceptable ways to secure anything to the walls in Cottingham Hall

Eight Residence Assistants (RAs) are located within the dorm to serve the girls needs. First floor has 2, second floor has 3, and third floor has 3 RAs; Along with one Resident Director and Resident Director Assistant.  RAs host events for girls on their wing each semester. Events include movie nights, birthday parties, themed parties and holiday parties.

Cottingham Hall Amenities

  • Two standard twin beds
  • Two desks and chairs
  • Two closets
  • A sink in each room
  • Some rooms carpeted (A wing) and others tiled (B, C, and D wing)
  • Community bathrooms (A, B, and C wing) and Suite Bathrooms (D wing)
  • Internet access at each desk (using an Ethernet cord provided by the student)
  • Cable Television in each room (TV provided by student)
  • Telephone and caller ID access available in each room (Phone provided by student)
  • Two Study Rooms on 2nd and 3rd floor
  • Vending machines on first floor
  • Laundry Facilities on each floor (coinless in the Fall and Spring semesters)
  • Central Air and Heat
  • Lobby area
  • Security doors leading into each hallway (only residents will have a card to access)
  • Key pad on back door of Cottingham (only residents will have the code)
  • Occupants per room: Most 2, but we have 6 rooms that can occupy 3 people

 Please note that private rooms in Cottingham Hall are given only on a medical needs basis.