Built in 1968, refurbished in 2007

In October 1974, Mary Latimer Gambrell received the honor of being the first woman for whom a residence hall was named. She graduated from the Women's College in 1917 and later became president of Hunter College. Hunter College is a liberal arts college in the City University of New York system.

Floor Layout

Gambrell 100 | Gambrell 200 | Gambrell 300 | Gambrell 400
*Diagrams in the floor layouts are not to scale.

Floor Space

Singles: 10'9" x 13'9"
Doubles: 13'9" x 13'4"

Closet Space

Singles: 3'8" x 8'5"
Doubles: 6'7" x 4'9"

Window Dimensions

Singles: 5'6" x 4'2"
Doubles: 5'6" x 4'2"

Other Dimensions

Desk: 42"w x 24"d x 30"h (cherry finish)
Mattress: 36" x 80" (extra-long twin)
Dresser: 30"w x 24"d x 30"h (cherry finish)
Chair: 18"w x 18"d x 32"h (cherry finish)


There is a hall bath equipped with private showers and dressing areas. A smaller bathroom on each hall.

Other Details

  • 2 beds (extra-long twins)
  • 2 desks
  • 2 desk chairs
  • 2 dressers (with 3 drawers)
  • Carpeted floor
  • Closets in the double rooms have adjustable shelving, drawer, and hanging rod system
  • Kitchenette on each hall is equipped with full-size refrigerator, range, microwave, ironing boards, sink, and storage cabinets.
  • Beds are extra-long twins, which may be bunked
  • Venetian blinds
  • Air conditioning
  • Each room is equipped with a Microfridge (combination refrigerator/freezer/microwave unit)

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