Amber Galusha-Patel
Amber Galusha-Patel
Hall Director
Folk - 531 Turner Place NW
Style Traditional Program Freshman Experience
Gender co-ed by floor Floors / Spaces 5 / 158
Location West campus | campus map Served by West Community Housing Office
Floor plans floor 0 | floor 1 | floor 2 | floor 3 | floor 4
Year Built 1969 Last Renovation 2005
Folk Residence Hall
Folk features traditional two-person rooms with shared bathrooms on the hall. This description applies to nearly all rooms in this building. Some rooms may have a slightly different configuration due to design differences and renovations. All rooms will have the same compliment of furniture. However, pictures below are of actual student rooms and may contain additional furniture and decoration provided by the resident.

See Furniture Details for a complete listing of furniture in each room.

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Folk 2 Person Layout

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Additional Building Details

Folk Bedroom

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Bedrooms furnished with a bed (with extra-long mattress), desk, desk chair, wardrobe and dresser per resident. The beds are adjustable in height. Bed height can vary according to its configuration. Please visit our "Lofts" policy for more information.

Folk Kitchen

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Folk features kitchens on most floors. Kitchens include table and chairs, stove, oven, and sink. Most also have an ice maker.

Folk Lounge

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Folk has a small lounge on each floor. These lounges are used for both studying and relaxing, as some lounges have televisions.

Folk Study

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Study Area:
Residents utilize the mini-lounges and the Learning Center for studying.

Folk Laundry

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Laundry facilities are conveniently located in the West Commons Basement.

Folk Workout

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The Folk workout facility is located in the basement. It features various types of equipment.