Tour > Chronological Tour > Best/ Wise/ Buell/ Downing Residence
Hall, 1957-1958 and Best-Wise, 1964
Known Uses: All buildings
originally intended as residence halls. In
1994 Wise was renovated adding Cable TV, call
waiting, a few two-room suites, and enhanced
security. In 1998 Downing was remodeled with
new overhead lighting, ceiling treatments,
newly painted and carpeted rooms.
and Downing could each house approximately
300 students. Wise, when it was completed,
included recreation and laundry rooms,
and meeting rooms, as well as housing
fro 322 students.
the Residence Halls