You can enjoy being part of “dorm life”
by living in one of the four Halls of Residence on
campus. Three (Trinity Hall [all female], Canada Hall
[all male], and Milner Hall [co-ed]) are located at
the main campus and one (Joyce Gibson-Inniss Hall
[co-ed]) at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex,
Mount Hope. Students at the Halls of Residence have
full Internet access via the Campus Wide Area Network.
Applications to live on Hall must be sent/ submitted
to Student Advisory Services.
The Hall Supervisor oversees the day-to-day functioning,
student conduct, and activities of the Hall. A Hall
Chairman is elected annually by the residents and
heads the Hall Committee. The Hall organizational
structure is similar on all Halls. Through the Hall
Chairman, or another nominee, residents are represented
on the Guild of Students.
Residents on the Halls comprise mainly of persons
from different parts of the Caribbean Islands and
many other parts of the world such as the United States,
United Kingdom, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Venezuela
The "Home away from Home" concept at each
Hall ensures that each resident has the opportunity
to enjoy many aspects of recreation which aim to add
to the total University experience.
In addition to Porters who are stationed round the
clock at the front office to monitor entry and exits
from the Halls, there are also night security officers
on patrol around the premises. The University Estate
Police make routine checks and are just within walking
distance, in the case of Canada, Milner and Trinity
Halls. There is also security within the Eric Williams
Sciences Complex and special security is placed at
the Joyce Gibson-Inniss Hall of Residence. Each room
is well secured, with rooms on the Ground floors being
A. Payphones are available. Residents can also apply
to TSTT for personal telephones at their own expense.
A. Students are responsible for their own meals, a
kitchen is provided with refrigerators, Stoves, microwave.
There is a cafeteria located on campus as well as
other fast food outlets.
A. Washers/dryers are available; you are responsible
for your own detergent.
A. There are computer labs with internet connection.
A. Your bathrooms, corridors as well as the general
common areas are cleaned regularly by Hall Staff.
A. Students must pay close attention to Hall Rules.
Always lock you door when leaving room Travel in groups
late at night, avoid unlit areas Do not give your
key to anyone, keep passport, jewelry and other important
documents in a secured place.