Built in 1954, Assumption Hall is the oldest Living Learning Center on Duquesne University's campus. It is home to the Honors College, houses primarily first-year students, and has amenities including free laundry services and communal style restrooms. 

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  • Free laundry facilities located on every floor and additional on ground floor.
  • Study and social lounges.
  • Community style bathrooms.
  • ADA Accessible bathrooms on every floor.
  • Co-ed by floor.
  • WiFi.
  • Air-conditioning and heat.

Room Types and Sizes

Assumption has single and double rooms available. 

  • Single Rooms: approx. 11' x 11'
  • Double Rooms: approx. 11' x 16'



Each student receives a Twin XL mattress, adjustable bed frame, two sets of two dresser drawers, a desk, desk chair, and a wardrobe. 

  • Mattress: Twin XL (extra-long), 3' wide and 6" thick
  • Bed frame: 84 3/4" L x 39 1/4" W - 32" of space between bed and floor when bed adjustment is raised to highest level
  • Drawers: 32" W x 18" D x 37" H. 2 stackable pieces equaling 4 drawers total
  • Desk: 42" W x 22" D x 30" H 
  • Wardrobe: 37" W x 22" D x 79" H - inside width measures 34 1/2". Height space between top of wardrobe and ceiling is approx 16". 




Contact Assumption Hall

Courtney Stinebiser

Resident Director, Residence Life Coordinator

Kaitlyn Poad

Graduate Assistant

Graduate Assistant Kaitlyn Poad

Shelley Veltri

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Shelley Veltri