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
- All female floor – for women who want to live in a single gender environment.
Features of Yousif B. 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
- Study rooms and social lounges on each floor
- Free Cable TV available
- Secure Wired and Wireless Internet available throughout the Hall
- Fully equipped on-site laundry facilities
- Staffed 24-hour reception desk with OneCard access system
- Meal plan included for on-site dining facilities
- Academic, social and personal programs and workshops provided
- Gold 'n' Greens
- Starbucks & Einstein’s Bagels