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Minton Hall

Minton Hall is a ten story residence hall named in honor of Dr. John Minton, WKU's fifth President. Minton houses 406 students who are in the Mahurin Honors College, ISEC Academy, or the Chinese FlagshipLiving Learning Communities. It is located in the middle of campus across from the Downing Student Union (DSU) and the Honors College and International Center (HCIC).

Community Style
Community Style

Each floor shares a set of bathrooms with private, locking stalls.

Open to Students in the Mahurin Honors College LLC, ISEC Academy LLC, or the Chinese Flagship LLC



Moveable Furniture

(One set per resident)

Adjustable XL Twin Bed


Desk Chair

2-Shelf Bookcase



Trash Bin

Recycling Bin 

Window Blinds



Ethernet (2 outlets)

Air Conditioning


Vending Machines

Ice Machine

Community Bathrooms

Laundry Room

Free Laundry

Community Areas

Study Room

Lobby / Community / TV Lounge

Kitchen on all floors except 3 & 8

24-Hour Security & Information Desk



Dimensions are approximate, as rooms may vary slightly. 


 Room Size

136.5"W x 186"L 



Twin XL Mattress (36"W x 84"L x 8"H)

Bed Post: 39"W x 60"H

Adjustable bed height; at highest setting, there is a 30" clearance under the bed.

*Beds cannot be bunked



30"W x 30.5"H x 13"D 

(adjustable shelf)


48"W x 30"H x 24"D

Chair Opening: 32.5"W

Top Drawers (2): 13.5W x 17"D

Bottom Drawer: 13.5"W x 17"D



48"W x 64.6"L

Windowsill: 7" D


Full Dresser: 30"W x 30"H x 23.5"D

Dresser Drawers (3): 25"W x 19"H x 5"D



Full Length: 89"

Hanging Area: 38"W x 60"H x 14"D

Shelf One:  38"W x 12"H x 14"D

Shelf Two: 38"W x 9.5"H x 14"D

Shelf Three: 38"W x 7.5"H x 14"D


Ethernet Outlets: 1

Digital TV Coax: 1



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1595 Normal Street, Room ###

Bowling Green, KY 42101-6433



(270) 936-4756



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Safe Areas

Interior stairwells

Avoid lobby area

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 Last Modified 2/27/24