First-Year Housing

Marmion & Snyder Hall

Marmion - Located on the west side of campus, Marmion Hall is home to over 110 freshmen men in a traditional "community style" layout. Double rooms line each hallway with community bathroom facilities on each floor (three floors). Marmion Hall is most often referred to as "Marmion/Snyder" because the two buildings are physically connected by a lobby area on the first floor. Marmion/Snyder is known as "the" first year residence hall, though some freshmen residents live in Benoit or Henderson. The Marmion laundry room is located on the first floor and Marmion shares a large game and study lounge area (the Lion's Den) with Snyder, which is located off the main lobby. Resident Assistants (RAs) sit duty at the front desk located in the main lobby each night, and residents can enter the building through the parking lot lobby entrance or the back entrance of the Lion's Den (facing main campus). Vending machines are available in the lobby area, all Marmion residents are on the unlimited meal plan. Marmion has 3 Resident Assistants (one on each floor).

Snyder - Located on the west side of campus, Snyder Hall is home to over 140 freshmen women in a traditional "community style" layout. Double rooms line each hallway with community bathroom facilities on each floor (four floors). Snyder Hall is most often referred to as "Marmion/Snyder" because the two buildings are physically connected by a lobby area on the first floor. Marmion/Snyder is known as "the" first year residence hall, though some freshmen residents live in Benoit or Henderson. The Snyder laundry room is located on the garden level and Snyder shares a large game and study lounge area (the Lion's Den) with Marmion, which is located off the main lobby. Resident Assistants (RAs) sit duty at the front desk located in the main lobby each night, and residents can enter the building through the parking lot lobby entrance or the back entrance of the Lion's Den (facing main campus). Vending machines are available in the lobby area, all Snyder residents are on the unlimited meal plan. Snyder has 4 Resident Assistants (one on each floor).

  • Location: West side of campus
  • Home to: First Year Students
  • Set-up: Traditional community-style layout. Double rooms line each hallway with community bathroom facilities on each floor. Marmion and Snyder Halls are physically connected by a lobby area on the first floor. The two halls also share the Lion's Den, a large game and study lounge area, complete with foosball, a pool table, exercise equipment and a flat-screen TV.
  • Meal plan: Unlimited required
  • Did you know: Every Halloween, our college students and kids from local communities come to Saint Leo for "Haunted Marmion." Many departments and student groups help decorate, act & lead activities during this fun and spooky event. While Residence Life supplements the candy much of it is donated in the spirit of responsible stewardship from community partners and residents themselves.

Henderson Hall

Henderson - Located on the east side of campus, Henderson Hall is home to over 180 freshmen women in a traditional "community style" layout. Double rooms line each hallway with a community bathroom on each wing (three floors, two wings on each floor). Residents are encouraged to wait until they arrive on campus before cutting carpet for their rooms because the location of the built in vanity (counter, sink & cabinets) varies room to room. An outdoor sand volleyball court is located between Henderson and Benoit which is used year round by east side residents. The laundry room is located on the third floor and the game room & study lounge is located on the first floor of Henderson. All Henderson residents are on the unlimited meal plan. Henderson has 6 Resident Assistants (one on each wing). Henderson received all new furniture throughout the building in Summer 2013.

  • Location: East side of campus
  • Home to: First Year Students
  • Set-up: Three-story building with traditional community-style layout. Double rooms line each hallway with a community bathroom in each wing.
  • Meal plan: Unlimited required
  • Did you know: An outdoor sand volleyball court is located between Henderson and Benoit.
  • Did you know: The laundry room is located on the third floor, and the game room/study lounge is on the first floor.

Benoit Hall

Benoit - Located on the east side of campus, Benoit Hall has two floors of double rooms and is home to around 120 freshman male residents in a traditional "community style" layout. Double rooms line each hallway with a community bathroom on each wing (two floors, two wings on each floor).Residents are encouraged to wait until they arrive on campus before cutting any carpet for their rooms because the location of the vanity varies room to room. Adjacent to Benoit is an outdoor sand volleyball court, which can be used year-round and is shared with other east side residents. Benoit's laundry room and lounge are both located on the first floor. All Benoit residents are on the unlimited meal plan. Benoit has four Resident Assistants (one on each wing). Benoit received all new furniture in Summer 2013.

  • Location: East side of campus.
  • Home to: First Year Students
  • Set-up: Two floors of double rooms with community bathrooms
  • Meal plan: Unlimited required

Students with Disabilities

Housing accommodation requests by students with documented disabilities must be approved through Disability Services.