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Marguerite Hall

Marguerite Hall, snowy branch in foreground
dorm resident in marguerite hall
Marguerite Hall is co-ed, with floors divided by gender.

Marguerite Hall is primarily for freshman and sophomore students. It's a twelve-story co-educational residence hall that houses 308 students with approximately 28 residents per floor.

Both full–time and part–time housing are offered in Marguerite.

Amenities & Features

  • Breathtaking views of the Buffalo waterfront, downtown and Canada
  • Each floor includes study lounge, TV lounge and kitchenette.
  • Each room has cable TV hook-up, Internet access, phone line capability, micro-fridge and individually-controlled heat/air conditioning.
  • Gated resident-only parking lot (w/purchase of hang tag)
  • 24 hour security
  • Resident Assistant lives on each floor.
  • Cable TV hook-up
  • Local phone service
  • Wi-Fi Internet access

Fun activities and events are scheduled throughout the semester for residents of Marguerite Hall.

Each living area features:
  • study lounge
  • TV lounge
  • kitchenette
  • students have access to vending machines
  • coin-less laundry facilities
  • 24-hour computer lab located on the first floor

Dimensions & details

Each 15 ft. x 11.5 ft room is furnished with:
  • closet
  • standard twin bed
  • dresser
  • desk
  • desk chair
  • wall desk light
  • micro-fridge

Windows measure 59 in. wide by 66 in. long with blinds permanently installed. Any further window decorations may be installed only with tension rods, no other form of attachment is allowed.

Students Supply These Items

Students supply their own linens and personal items including TV, DVD, stereo system, floor lamps, carpet, mirror (to be hung on back of door only), and decorations to make the room more comfortable. There is a single phone line. Students must bring a phone.


A security guard staffs Marguerite Hall 24 hours a day to enhance the residents' safety. Residents must present a D'Youville ID to enter the building. Visitors must sign-in and be escorted to their destination.

A well-lighted, secure, parking lot exclusively for residents makes it easy to come and go at your convenience.

Resident Advisors

A Resident Advisor (RA) is a student staff member who lives on and supervises each floor. The Resident Assistant is responsible for programming activities, enforcing rules, distributing information, and maintaining a positive living environment. Resident Advisors are available to answer questions, listen to your concerns, and to help with your adjustment to D'Youville.

Residence Council

Residence Council is a recognized college organization that acts as a governing body in the residence halls. Members are selected from each floor to represent the concerns of the residents. Residence Council meets weekly and plans activities with residents including movie nights, dances, local trips, community service projects, and other recreational and social activities.

Apply Now

To share in the experience of living on campus in the Apartment Complex, please complete and return these forms:

NOTE: $100 damage deposit is necessary to ensure a reservation. (A check may be mailed in with the application or paid online). Housing reservation requests will not be processed until the deposit is received.

Marguerite Hall in the winter

Marguerite Hall

A 12-story residence hall primarily for freshmen and sophomore students.

Men's double room

Double Room

A men's double in Marguerite Hall

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Furnishings we provide

A double room in Marguerite features twin size beds, dressers, closet, desk and chair, microfridge and desk light.

Contact Us

Office of Student Engagement