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Single Student Housing

Teachers College offers numerous housing options for single students in Bancroft Hall, New Residence Hall and Whittier Hall. All three buildings feature furnished rooms with access to fitness rooms, TV lounges, computer rooms and conference room.  Unit prices include heat, hot water, electricity, local phone with caller ID and voicemail, internet access and cable television service.

Whittier Hall

Whittier Hall is located at 1230 Amsterdam Avenue (at the corner of 120th Street). There are several different types of housing accommodations offered in the building. All assignments offer a private bedroom. Room sizes vary in all accommodation types. 

Room TypeRoom DescriptionSemester Cost
2017-2018
Single Room Whittier singles range in size from approximately 100 sq. ft. to 180 sq. ft.  Residents share  community kitchens and bathrooms with up to twenty other floor mates. Each unit is furnished with: twin bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest, floor lamp, microwave, and refrigerator. $4,304-$5,694
Suite Room Whittier suite rooms range in size from 100 sq. ft. to 180 sq. ft. Each resident within the suite has a private bedroom. Residents share kitchen and bathroom with two to five suitemates. Suite rooms are furnished with: twin bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest, and floor lamp. The shared kitchen has a stove/oven, dishwasher, microwave, and refrigerator. $4,820-$5,805
Small Studio* Private room including bathroom and kitchen. Each unit is furnished with: twin or full bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest, floor lamp, stove, dining table  & chairs, microwave, and refrigerator. $7,140-$8,119
Single Room with Private Bath* Private room including bathroom. Access to shared kitchen. Each unit is furnished with: twin bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest, floor lamp, microwave, and refrigerator. $5,745-$6,132
Large Studio* Whittier large studios are very spacious units that include private room with bathroom and kitchen. Each unit is furnished with: twin bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest, floor lamp, dining table & chairs, stove, microwave, and refrigerator $9,337
Two Bedroom Share* Whittier two bedroom share provides residents with a private bedroom; while sharing a bathroom and kitchen with one other resident. Each bedroom is furnished with: twin bed, desk, desk chair, armoire/closet, chest and floor lamp.  The shared areas includes a dining table & chairs, stove, microwave, and refrigerator $6,029
One Bedroom* Whittier one bedrooms are private units with a kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. Each unit is furnished with: full XL bed, desk, desk chair, armoire, chest, floor lamp, dining table & chairs, stove, microwave, and refrigerator. $9,268

*Limited Availability

New Residence Hall

New Residence Hall is located at 517 W 121st St.  The modern building opened in September 2004 and contains 252 units, all with private bathrooms. Most units have shared common kitchens distributed throughout the building.

Room TypeDescriptionSemester Cost
2017-2018
Efficiency Private room with a private bathroom and shared kitchen access. Units are furnished with a twin XL bed, desk, desk chair, refrigerator, microwave, floor lamp, chest of drawers and/or wardrobe. $8,220-$8,527
Studio* Private room with private bathroom and kitchen. Units are furnished with a double XL bed, desk, desk chair, stove, refrigerator, microwave, floor lamp, chest of drawers and/or wardrobe. $9,543-$9,971

* Limited Availability

Bancroft Hall

Bancroft Hall is located at 509 W 121st Street. Bancroft contains a number of one bedroom apartments and shared apartments (two and three bedrooms).

Room TypeDescriptionSemester Cost
2017-2018
One Bedroom Furnished apartment with a love seat, easy chair, double XL bed, desk, desk chair, dining table & chairs, refrigerator, stove, microwave, chest of drawers, and wardrobe.  $9,995-$10,569
Two Bedroom Share Private bedroom in a furnished apartment with a love seat, easy chair, stove, refrigerator, and microwave.  Each bedroom is furnished with a bed (some are double XL size and some are twin XL size), desk, desk chair, dining table & chairs, chest of drawers, and wardrobe.  $6,025-$6,916
Three Bedroom Share Private bedroom in a furnished apartment with a love seat, easy chair, stove, refrigerator, and microwave. Each bedroom is furnished with a bed (some are double size and some are twin size), desk, desk chair, dining table & chairs, stove, chest of drawers, wardrobe, and/or closet. $5,904-$6,386