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Stalnaker Hall

Located behind the Mountainlair Student Union on the downtown campus, Stalnaker is open to all undergraduates.

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  Stalnaker is named for Elizabeth Mattingly Stalnaker, a WVU alumna (1902) and professor and was a strong advocate for women seeking entry into careers in math and science.


Campus Downtown
Population 248
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.

Contact Us

304-293-8149 (Main Desk)

Aydan Bennett

Aydan Bennett

Day Desk Manager


Jacques Baynes

Residence Life Specialist - Dadisman and Stalnaker

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Stalnaker Hall is located at 691 North High St. Morgantown, WV.

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WHY Stalnaker?

  • Air-conditioning
  • Cable TV
  • Carpeted Rooms
  • Classroom
  • Community Lounges
  • High-speed Wireless Internet
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Piano Room
  • Study Rooms
  • Suite-Style Bathrooms

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



Community for students interested in global cultures and idea exchange.


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True Colors

LGBTQA and Gender Inclusive Living Community.

True Colors

mountainlair green

  Mountainlair green space



Suite Style Bathrooms - One bathroom is connected to two or more bedrooms. Typically four residents share this space. Residents are expected to maintain the cleanliness of their bathroom, but custodian staff will clean and check them once every three weeks.  The university provides toilet paper to students. 


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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Room Layout

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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