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Lyon Tower

Lyon Tower will not open for the 2022-2023 academic year. Students assigned to Lyon were reassigned to other Towers in Evansdale Residential Complex.

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 Bennett, Braxton, Brooke and Lyon Towers make up the Evansdale Residential Complex (ERC) or Towers. 


Campus Evansdale
Population 424
Gender Coed
Resident Type All undergraduate students can live here.
Room types and rates Room and Dining Rates
Mailing Address Mail & Packages

Room Details

See floor plans, room dimensions, bathroom information and other room detailsExplore our amenities chart for a comparison of residence hall amenities.

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304-293-2813 (Main Desk)

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Lyon Tower is located at 356 Evansdale Drive, Morgantown WV.

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WHY Lyon?

Building features, facilities and services at this hall.

  • Air-conditioning
  • High-speed wireless internet
  • Cable TV
  • Front desk staffed 24 hours a day
  • Carpeted rooms
  • Community lounges
  • Tutoring center
  • Study rooms 
  • Computer lab
  • Laundry facilities (requires a Mounty Bounty card)
  • On-site dining locations
  • WVU Craft Center
  • Walking distance to Kroger grocery store

Meet people who share your interests and build a support network of friends.

  • This hall doesn't have an LLC yet. Learn more about LLCs.

Get to know the neighborhood.

  • Outdoor Fitness Center
  • Café Evansdale
  • Campus Recreation Center
  • WVU Craft Center
  • WVU Forensics Crime Scene Training Complex
  • Evansdale recreational fields
  • PRT Towers Station
  • Evansdale Crossing
  • Student Health
  • Creative Arts Center
student rec center

  Student Recreation Center



Community Style Bathrooms- This is a large bathroom on the floor that multiple students share. These bathrooms are cleaned and maintained daily by custodial staff.


Room furnishings differ somewhat in various halls. All rooms include study desks and chairs, dressers, drapes, desk lamps, wastebaskets, and twin beds with mattress (extra long, 36×80 inches).

What to bring

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Floor Plans

Floor plans shown are examples of different room types available in this building. Actual rooms may vary in dimension and arrangement.

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Browse photos of rooms and common areas.

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