Aitchison Hall is the first year student residence hall, located within the center of campus. This hall's location provides students with the opportunity to live directly within the campus environment and provides residents a living community for both learning and social growth. Aitchison Hall has two female floors and two male floors. The floors are separated by a common lounge area. Aitchison Hall was built in 1964 and was named to honor beloved English professor Anna M. Aitchison and was renovated in 2005.