Building Profile

Essex Hall is home to the eagle mascot and has been a part of Western residences since 1997. Essex is made up of:

  • 508 beds
  • 12 mixed-gender floors
  • Shared, in-suite washrooms
  • In-room cleaning every four weeks
  • Dining Hall includes an after-hours snack bar
  • Two music practice rooms

Residence Details

What’s provided in the room?

  • Approximate single room size 2.74m (9') x 3.2m (10.5')
  • Single bed with mattress 203cm (80") long by 91cm (36") wide, 15 cm (6") deep, with mattress protector
  • Space under the bed is approximately 10"
  • Each single room contains closet and chest of drawers
  • Room also contains desk, desk drawer unit, floor-length mirror, curtains, desk chair, desk lamp, corkboard, wastebasket, and overhead lighting
  • Cable television connection which can be activated by contacting a local service provider

What's provided in the suite?

  • Living room: couch, 2 chairs, 4 stools, coffee table, poster rail
  • Kitchen: microwave, sink, range top, refrigerator, bar-height counter (for eating), cupboards, wastebasket, recycling bin
  • Washrooms (2): sink, shower stall, toilet, towel rails, mirror, wastebasket

What’s provided in the building?

  • Front desk assistance
  • Swipe card access to building entrance after 7pm daily
  • 2 music practice rooms (with piano)
  • Cardio/weight room in building
  • Laundry facilities in each lounge
  • Large common room featuring couches, ping pong, vending machines
  • Dining Hall open seven days a week
  • Study rooms for study purposes

Floor Details

  • Suites are comprised of four residents (suites are single-gendered)
  • 6 floors in building, divided into two wings, plus ground floor
  • Each floor is comprised of 45 residents

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Building Photos

  • Bedroom
  • Common Living Area
  • Dining Hall
  • Front Lobby

Floor Plan

Building Contact Info

Student's Full Name
Room Number & Letter, Essex Hall
Western University
1200 Western Road
London, Ontario, Canada
N6G 5E3

Front Desk: 519-661-4240