Milner Hall's web site
Hall is a co-ed Hall of Residence at the St. Augustine
Campus of the University of the West Indies . Milner
Hall is very accessible both from campus internally
and externally. The Hall borders the campus on the
north-east and is within five minutes walking to all
campus' facilities. The two main towns in close proximity
to the Hall are: Curepe on the west and Tunapuna on
the east. Both are within 10-15 minutes walk from
Milner Hall is the oldest of the Halls of Residence
at the St. Augustine campus of the University of the
West Indies. It has been in existence for over 75
years and has been the home of many regional and international
students. It has contributed immensely to their academic
and social development. Milner Hall was part of the
original Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture
that was acquired by the University of the West Indies
in 1960. It was subsequently enlarged and can now
accommodate 168 students.
Buildings comprise five blocks.
Present configuration provides for 2 blocks (60 spaces)
for males only. 1 block (32 spaces) females only and
1 block (32 spaces) for both males and females. There
are also accommodations for Postgraduate students
(male and female) in the Postgraduate block (20 spaces).
The Hall is fully equipped with kitchen facilities,
Common Rooms and both private and shared bathrooms
and toilet facilities.
Other facilities include a central laundry area and
one large Common Room, which is used as a recreation
area, a meeting hall and for storage of trophies,
and equipped with cable TV, VCR, and sports equipment.
Spacious grounds and close proximity to the various
playing fields on campus and the Student Activity
Cleaning services of Kitchenette and Common areas.
Maintenance services through Works Department and
an in-house Maintenance Assistant.
Hall houses computer room with internet access that
is free of charge to residents.
Extra Curricula Activities
Organized field trips.
Annual Concert and Variety show.
International Food Day.
Inter Floor football, basketball, dominoes, all-fours,
cricket, table tennis and athletics.
Planned games and fun activities to promote integration
of all students.
Indoor party to celebrate the entry of freshers to
Milner Hall (known as Milner warming).
Organization of groups for tuck-shop and kitchen duties
Mr. and Ms. Milner Hall Beauty Contest.
Inter Hall activities with other Halls.
Mrs. Rita Lackhan - Hall Supervisor
The University of the West Indies
St. Augustine , Trinidad , W.I.
Exts. 2246, 3019