Whidden Hall

Whidden Facts

  • Built in 1961, Whidden Hall houses 333 students on 5 floors
  • Adjacent to Cootes Paradise on the northern edge of campus
  • Serviced by one elevator
  • Rooms house one, two, or three (bunk and loft) occupants
  • Separate male and female washroom facilities on each floor
  • Residents share common rooms on each floor with cable television
  • Shared kitchenettes have fridge, stove, microwave, toaster and kettle (dishes and cutlery not supplied)
  • Laundry facilities, with irons and ironing board located in basement
  • A multi-purpose room and study rooms are located on the lower level
  • Rooms include a bed, bulletin board, carpeted floors, desk and chair, reading lamp, drapes, garbage can, dresser drawers and/or wardrobe or captain’s bed drawers, mirror, and internet service
  • Depending on demand, Whidden Hall has all-female wings


Whidden Hall, Room # ____ Mailbox # ____ McMaster University 1280 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 4N7