Wayne State University

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Leon H. Atchison Hall

Opened in 2003, Leon H. Atchison Hall provides housing for freshmen and upperclass students. Each room type comes with its own in-suite bathroom for use of the residents of the room. Atchison hall has building wide programming as well as floor programs that focus on academically and socially engaging all residents, specifically, Atchison Hall houses the honors college special interest community.

  • Honors Community – A community reserved for residents who are admitted into the Wayne State University Irvin D. Reid Honors College. (There are typically 2-3 floors of Honors students per year.)

Features of Atchison 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
  • Staffed 24-hour reception desk with OneCard access system
  • Secure Wired and Wireless Internet available throughout the Hall
  • Academic, social and personal programs and workshops provided
  • Study rooms and social lounges on each floor
  • Fully equipped on-site laundry facilities
  • Free Cable TV available
  • Jimmy Johns & Salad 101


2017-2018 Room Rates (PDF)

Room & Suite Layouts

Building Contact Information

Front Desk Address & Phone Number
5110 Anthony Wayne Drive
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-9852


Shaun Simon
Community Director