At a glance

Melcher Hall is home for approximately 255 residents who are known to be active in numerous campus and community events.

Melcher Hall is also home to the First Year Experience Interest Community, designed to assist the freshmen transition from high school to college both academically and socially. Visit themed communities for details on programming and registration.

Each room has:

  • Full furnishings as outlined below
  • High speed wireless internet access in each room

Each floor has:

  • Study lounge/group project area
  • Microwave/toaster room
  • Community bathroom with privacy stalls for toilet areas and shower areas

Public areas include:

  • Main desk/mailroom
  • Lobby
  • Conference room
  • Media room
  • Activity room with TV, pool/billiards, and ping-pong
  • Public restrooms
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities

Room layout

Traditional Hall Room Layout

Bedroom: 10’8” x 15’6”
Bedroom height: 7’11” x 8’
Closet entry: 36” x 24” x 41”

Additional information

All rooms are completely furnished. Each bedroom has two low lofts (may be converted to a high loft with a kit), two five-drawer dressers that measure 30" wide by 19" deep by 44" high, two desks with three drawers and a removable hutch, and two open closets. Horizontal blinds are provided for window treatments. Additionally, there is a 4.0 cubic foot refrigerator for the roommates to share.

Traditional hall bathrooms are shared amongst the residents of the floor or wing. Individual shower stalls and bathrooms stalls ensure privacy for residents.

Cable TV/Internet
Each residence hall room has access to TV channels through ROKU. It is best for students to buy a ROKU TV or have a ROKU stick to put into their TV. Hall staff will be able to help students get connected to the campus.

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Contact Information

Melcher Hall

50 College Dr.; Platteville, WI 538183099

Contact Information

Melcher Hall

Mailing address
[Student Name]
[Room #] Melcher Hall
50 S College Drive; Platteville, WI 53818