The W is committed to providing students with a comprehensive educational experience. We recognize the educational and social benefits students receive from residing on campus their first year, as compared to living off campus.
Ample research across the United States over the last 40 years has provided compelling evidence that students who live in university-provided housing perform better academically, and enjoy a higher degree of satisfaction with their college experience, than students who live off-campus or commute.
A student who lives in The W’s residence halls is more likely to:
Convenient living at the heart of it all. Kincannon is home to our Freshmen residents.
Kincannon provides our freshman population with focused support and development tools to help with the transition to university life.
An elegant, coeducational living community.
The hall is exclusively available to members of the Gordy Honors College, creating a unique academic living environment.