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Laker Hall

Laker Hall is Clayton State’s student residence for first-year students. The apartment-style layout gives each student a private space to relax, study or hang out with friends. It’s your home away from home.

Floorplans

Student Suite Room Plan

Building First Floor Layout

Building Layout, Floors 2-4

Footprint on Campus

 

Virtual Tour and Photo Gallery

Laker Hall freshman dorm

 

Amenities

Housing Amenities

 

Unit Amenities

  • Furnished private bedrooms (includes bed, chest, desk, chair, closet)
  • Kitchenettes (with microwave and refrigerator with freezer)
  • Living Room (furnished with sofa, end tables and television stand)
  • Wireless Access
  • All utilities included in rent (electric, cable, water)

Community Amenities

  • Academic Learning Assistance and Coaching in the Laker Hall Success Center and Writing Lab, 3PM - midnight, Sunday through Thursday.
  • 24-hour control access desk
  • Group study areas w/ wireless access
  • Snack Shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Game room; with large screen HD television; pool table
  • Lounge area
  • Low student-to-Resident Assistant (RA) ratio (24 to 1)

Theme Communities

Barbershop Initiative – 3rd Floor C Wing

Male identified students are invited to participate and live in the Barbershop Initiative learning community. Modeled after the tradition of community barbershops, participants will engage in formal and informal learning. The goal of the Barbershop Initiative is to help ease the transition to college through engagement in academic skills enrichment and the introduction of student support services. Student will have access to adult and peer mentors and will focus on leadership development throughout the year

EmpowHER Initiative – 3rd Floor A Wing

Female identified students are invited to participate and live in the EmpowHER Initiative learning community. Modeled after the tradition of US First Ladies, participants will live in a community that encourages Service, Leadership, and Empowerment.  The goal of the EmpowHER Initiative is to help ease the transition to college through engagement in academic skills enrichment and the introduction of student support services.  Student will have access to adult and peer mentors and will focus on leadership development throughout the year.

Costs

Academic Year 2018-2019 (Sample Cost Projection)
Expenses Fall Semester 2019 Spring Semester 2020
Tuition and Fees * $3,215 $3,215
Laker Hall Room (regular) $3,264 $3,264
Meal Plan (required for all students living in Laker Hall) $1,935 $1,935
Books (est.) $400 $400
Total $8,814 $8,814

*Approximate New Student in-state rate for 15 credit hours. Tuition/fee rates vary depending on entering term of enrollment. For specific tuition and fee information, see the Bursar's Office webpage.

**All enrolled students are required to have ready-access to a notebook computer, for which a one-time additional expense may need to be incurred.

For Summer Term enrollment, only Laker Village Apartments are available for on-campus housing.

Paying for University Housing

Start your financial aid application process early! Students who anticipate having difficulties with college expenses, including housing costs, should contact the Office of Financial Aid for assistance in determining eligibility and applying for federal education grants and loans.

Important Note for Housing Students: All tuition and housing charges must be paid in full (or a payment plan in place) prior to residence hall move-in. Students with a balance due will not be permitted access to the residence hall/unit.

Important fee payment and payment plan information

University Housing and Residence Life

Business Mailing Address
2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Morrow, GA 30260

Resident Mailing Address
YOUR NAME
Clayton State University
5809 North Lake Drive, Box xxx
Morrow, GA 30260

Phone:
(678) 466-HOME (4663)

Fax:
(770) 961-3735

Email Address: 
housing@clayton.edu

Laker Hall Desk/Housing After-Hours Emergency Phone Number: 
(678) 466-5130

Facilities Management: 
Submit a maintenance request
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(678) 466-4664

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