Tyson Hall

Tyson Hall was named for S. Elizabeth Tyson, an Assistant Professor of English. The hall was built in 1962.

Tyson Hall Virtual Tour!

Check out our new virtual tours of Tyson Hall rooms! Within the tour, there is a helpful information and a measurement tool. (Click the ruler in the bottom left of the screen.)

Tyson Hall Double 

Tyson Hall Trio

Tyson Hall Trio - beds lofted

Room Set Up

Tyson Hall is set up in a typical residence hall layout with two students per room (double) or three students per room (trio) and community bathrooms.

Tyson Hall rooms are approximately 15'10"X 10'5" with 2 windows each measuring 70" high X 40" wide. All rooms have air conditioning units.

A double room is equipped with two beds with 80" mattresses, two desks, two chairs, two dressers, a mirror and two closets.

A trio room is equipped with three beds with 80" mattresses, three desks, three chairs, three dressers and three tall cabinets.

  • Tyson Dorm
  • Tyson Dorm space
  • Tyson Dorm Room
  • Tyson Bathroom
  • Tyson Bathroom
  • Tyson showers
  • Tyson Bathroom


Utility Location
Computer Facilities: There are 4 computers located in 102 Lounge.
Elevators: There are 2 elevators located in the center of the building.
Kitchenettes: There is 1 kitchenette located on the first floor in the back lobby.
Laundry Rooms: There is one laundry room located on each residential floor.
Photocopiers: Located on the first floor.
ResNet: ResNet is the computer network provided to students living on campus. ResNet is a student's access to the university network and the World Wide Web.
Study Rooms: Tyson Hall does not have study rooms. Most residents study in the large lobbies located on each floor.
Television Lounges: There are 2 TV lounges, both located on the first floor.

Hall Staff

Tyson Hall employs a Graduate Hall Director, 12 Resident Assistants, and 7 Front Desk Attendants.

Employee Title Phone
Lexi Coleman Hall Director 610-436-2412


The phone number at the front desk of Tyson Hall is: 610-436-2412


Spring 2024 Hours
Monday-Sunday 11:00am-8:00pm (when halls are open)


You will be issued a mailbox and combination when you check into your room. Mail is picked up from and delivered to the residence halls and apartments Monday through Saturday. There is no mail delivery on Sundays or holidays.

Please advise your family and friends to address mail to you as follows:

  • Student Name
  • 225 N Campus Dr and Room Number
  • West Chester University
  • West Chester, PA 19383-2003