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Housing & Residence LifeFrance House

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France House offers double style rooms with private bathrooms. Conveniently located in the Runte Quad, this residential hall is just a few steps from multiple dining options and the Student Recreation Center.

France House features:

  • Double rooms
  • Community spaces for hanging out with friends
  • Private study spaces to host a study sessions


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Hall Details

Building Size 197
Location Runte Quad
Hall Single gender within room
Hallways Co-ed
Room Style Double occupancy
Bathrooms 1 per 2-3 students
Dining Plan Required
Break Housing Not open over break (Thanksgiving, Winter & Spring)

On Campus Address:

Resident's Name
4703 Elkhorn Ave.
Room #
Norfolk, VA 23508

Hall Phone Numbers:

757-683-5208 (Neighborhood Desk)
757-683-3690 (Residence Hall Director)
757-683-3706 (Assistant Residence Hall Director)

Neighborhood Desk Hours:

Residence Hall communities offer 24-hour desk services.

For additional assistance outside the above hours, students should seek assistance at the neighborhood desk located at Owens House


Bedroom Features

  • Adjustable Extra Long Twin Bed (36"x80")
  • Desk
  • Dresser
  • Chair
  • Closet with clothes rod and shelf

Room Layouts

France and England Floor Plans

Bathroom Features

Each bathroom is furnished with one toilet and one shower with a shower curtain/rod. A sink with mirror is provided in each bedroom. One bathroom per 2-3 students.

Living-Learning Communities

France House is the home to the Wellness Living-Learning Community. To learn more about our communities, visit the Living-Learning Communities page.

Amenities

  • 24-hour information desk
  • Secured with ODU ID card access
  • Air-conditioned
  • Housekeeping for community areas
  • Laundry rooms
  • Kitchenettes on designated floors
  • Study spaces & shared lounges on each floor
  • Wireless residential community. In lieu of hardwired coaxial cables and ethernet ports, streaming TV service and wireless Internet are available. To use these services, students should verify that their computer is able to connect to WiFi, and that their TV has an HDMI port (a SmartTV is not required).
  • Wireless printing
  • Movie Streaming
  • Coeducational
  • Vending Machines

Room Rates & Contract Commitment

France House has a 9-month contract commitment which covers the fall and spring semesters. Each semester is billed separately, due dates are established by the Office of Finance.

  • 2022-2023 Room Rates
    • Double $3,999 per semester
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