Wayne State University

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Yousif B. Ghafari Hall

Opened in 2002, Yousif B. Ghafari Hall provides housing for freshmen  and upperclass students. In addition, Ghafari Hall houses the following special interest communities:

  • Community of Scholars – A community in which students who receive Wayne State academic scholarships can live together
  • Engineering floor- for intended engineering students who want to live with students of the same major
  • All female floor – for women who want to live in a single gender environment.
  • Warriors Business Community – for intended business majors who want to live with students of the same major.

Features of Ghafari Hall

  • Single, Double, and Triple occupancy rooms, fully furnished with private bath
  • Rooms available to accommodate students who are physically disabled
  • Live-in community director and student resident assistants
  • Secure Wired and Wireless Internet available throughout the Hall
  • Academic, social and personal programs and workshops provided
  • Staffed 24-hour reception desk with OneCard access system
  • Study rooms and social lounges on each floor
  • Fully equipped on-site laundry facilities
  • Gold 'n' Greens Cafeteria 
  • Starbucks & Einstein’s Bagels
  • Free Cable TV available

2016-2017 Room Rates (PDF)

Room & Suite Layouts

Building Contact Information

Front Desk Address & Phone Number
695 Williams Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-9700

Kathryn Turner
Community Director