Erik Poropat
Erik Poropat
Hall Director
Eighth Street West - 555 8th St NW
Style Apartment Program Undergraduate
Gender co-ed by apt Floors / Spaces 4 / 248
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 1995
Eighth Street West Residence Hall
Eighth Street West features apartment style space (individual rooms with two residents sharing a complete bathroom). All residents of the apartment share a living room and kitchen. 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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Eighth Street West 4 Person Layout

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Eighth Street West 2 Person Layout
2 Person
Eighth Street West 4 Person Layout
4 Person
Eighth Street West 6 Person Layout
6 Person

Additional Building Details

Eighth Street West Bedroom

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Bedrooms are furnished with a bed (with extra-long mattress), desk, desk chair, wardrobe and dresser. The bed can be independently set up in two configurations, low or medium. Not all rooms have the equipment to raise beds to the "medium" position. Bed height can vary according to its configuration. Please visit our "Lofts" policy for more information.

Eighth Street West Kitchen

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All apartments have kitchens equipped with a refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher, and microwave.

Eighth Street West Lounge

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An activity room is located on the first floor in the lobby. Anyone interested in reserving the room for large study sessions or organizational activities must go to the West Community Housing Office to complete a room reservation form.

Eighth Street West Study

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Study Area:
Study lounges are located at both ends of the hall on each floor. These rooms can fit up to eight people and most are equipped with dry erase boards.

Eighth Street West Laundry

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Laundry facilities for all of Eighth Street Apartments are located in the basement of Eighth Street West near the activity room. There are washers, dryers as well as snack and soda vending machines.

Eighth Street West Workout

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Workout facilities for all of Eighth Street are located in the first floor lobby of Eighth Street South. The facility includes stationary bikes, a stairmaster, and a stationary weight machine.