WSU Housing and Residence Life

Housing and Residential Life

Olympia

Exterior of building with a front wall of windows.

Olympia Avenue sets a new standard as a vibrant learning community enhanced by technology, meeting rooms. The hall staff is focused on the overall development of its residents and their awareness of sustainable practices.

This invigorating and friendly hall is an exciting place to socialize and study with peers. Olympia Avenue is a LEED Gold certified building and offers innovative green features such as geothermal heating and cooling, and storm water collection and reuse for irrigation.  

  • My Residence Hall

    Residential Education Director

    Griffin Hogan

    509-335-8925
    Email Me!

    Need Help? Visit the Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk

    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

    Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

    Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk Phone #: 509-335-3306

    Located in Gannon/Goldsworthy Residence Hall (1459 NE Stadium Way)

    Reduced hours during breaks (10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.):

    • Fall Break: November 20-26
    • Winter Break: December 17-January 4
      • Closed December 25 & January 1
    • Spring Break: March 12-18
    • Halls close for summer May 6

    Olympia Hall RA Office

    Check out games, vacuums, and other supplies every day from 9:00-11:00 p.m.

    Walking time to the CUB: 8 minutes
    Walking time to the Student Recreation Center: 21 minutes
    Walking time to the Stephenson Fitness Center: 7 minutes
    Walking time to the Spark Building: 8 minutes

  • Mail & Packages

    Pick up regular mail in Olympia Hall.  Pick up packages at the Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk on the ground floor of Gannon/Goldsworthy Hall. 

    US Postal Service Letters & Packages Address:
    Student Name
    Olympia Avenue Hall xxx
    PO Box 1700
    Pullman, WA 99163

    Fed-Ex, UPS, etc. address:
    Student Name
    1459 NE Stadium Way
    Olympia Ave Hall xxx
    Pullman WA 99163

    (xxx=room number)

    *Fed-Ex packages sent with "Adult Signature Required" could lead to delays due to a 21 year old signature requirement.

  • Lockouts & Lost CougarCards

    Lock yourself out or lose your CougarCard?

    Stop by the card kiosk at your hall’s entrance to create a temporary room key.

    If you’ve lost your card, replace it at the CougarCard Center on the Compton Union Building (CUB) ground floor.

  • Room Amenities

    All rooms have closets, twin beds, a 3 drawer stacking dresser, and desks with a mobile pedestal file.

    Room Layout: Single and double rooms. Some with private bathrooms, semi-private bathrooms, or community bathrooms. Suites with semi-private bathrooms. Room types other than doubles are specified below.

    Doubles w/ Private Bath:
    124, 126, 224, 226, 324, 326, 424, 426, 524, 526

    Double w/ Semi-Private Bath:
    112, 114, 116, 118, 120, 122, 212, 214, 216, 218, 220, 222, 312, 314, 316, 318, 320, 322, 412, 414, 416, 418, 420, 422, 512, 514, 516, 518, 520, 522, 102B, 102C, 202B, 202C, 302B, 302C, 402B, 402C, 502B, 502C

    Single Rooms:
    131, 133, 135, 137, 231, 233, 235, 237, 331, 333, 335, 337, 431, 433, 435, 437, 531, 533, 535, 537

    Singles w/ Private Bath:
    130, 132, 230, 232, 234, 236, 330, 332, 334, 336, 430, 432, 434, 436, 530, 532, 534, 536

    Singles w/ Semi-Private Bath:
    134, 136

  • Building Features

    Hall Features:
    • Two-story lounge
    • Gas fireplace on main floor
    • Laundry room on each floor
    • Study rooms
    • Kitchen on each floor

    Hall Capacity:
    • 235 residents

    Residents:
    • Mostly first-year students, though there are also some returning residents every year
    • Coed, men and women live in rooms next to each other

  • Floor Plans

  • Photo Gallery

    Triple Room Layout

    Olympia triple with bunkbed against wall

    Olympia triple with single bed against wall

  • Bed Lofting and Bunking Instructions

    How to Loft your Bed
    How to Bunk your Bed

  • Frequently Asked Questions

  • My Residence Hall

    Residential Education Director

    Griffin Hogan

    509-335-8925
    Email Me!

    Need Help? Visit the Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk

    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

    Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

    Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk Phone #: 509-335-3306

    Located in Gannon/Goldsworthy Residence Hall (1459 NE Stadium Way)

    Reduced hours during breaks (10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.):

    • Fall Break: November 20-26
    • Winter Break: December 17-January 4
      • Closed December 25 & January 1
    • Spring Break: March 12-18
    • Halls close for summer May 6

    Olympia Hall RA Office

    Check out games, vacuums, and other supplies every day from 9:00-11:00 p.m.

    Walking time to the CUB: 8 minutes
    Walking time to the Student Recreation Center: 21 minutes
    Walking time to the Stephenson Fitness Center: 7 minutes
    Walking time to the Spark Building: 8 minutes

  • Mail & Packages

    Pick up regular mail in Olympia Hall.  Pick up packages at the Gannon/Goldsworthy Area Desk on the ground floor of Gannon/Goldsworthy Hall. 

    US Postal Service Letters & Packages Address:
    Student Name
    Olympia Avenue Hall xxx
    PO Box 1700
    Pullman, WA 99163

    Fed-Ex, UPS, etc. address:
    Student Name
    1459 NE Stadium Way
    Olympia Ave Hall xxx
    Pullman WA 99163

    (xxx=room number)

    *Fed-Ex packages sent with "Adult Signature Required" could lead to delays due to a 21 year old signature requirement.

  • Lockouts & Lost CougarCards

    Lock yourself out or lose your CougarCard?

    Stop by the card kiosk at your hall’s entrance to create a temporary room key.

    If you’ve lost your card, replace it at the CougarCard Center on the Compton Union Building (CUB) ground floor.

  • Room Amenities

    All rooms have closets, twin beds, a 3 drawer stacking dresser, and desks with a mobile pedestal file.

    Room Layout: Single and double rooms. Some with private bathrooms, semi-private bathrooms, or community bathrooms. Suites with semi-private bathrooms. Room types other than doubles are specified below.

    Doubles w/ Private Bath:
    124, 126, 224, 226, 324, 326, 424, 426, 524, 526

    Double w/ Semi-Private Bath:
    112, 114, 116, 118, 120, 122, 212, 214, 216, 218, 220, 222, 312, 314, 316, 318, 320, 322, 412, 414, 416, 418, 420, 422, 512, 514, 516, 518, 520, 522, 102B, 102C, 202B, 202C, 302B, 302C, 402B, 402C, 502B, 502C

    Single Rooms:
    131, 133, 135, 137, 231, 233, 235, 237, 331, 333, 335, 337, 431, 433, 435, 437, 531, 533, 535, 537

    Singles w/ Private Bath:
    130, 132, 230, 232, 234, 236, 330, 332, 334, 336, 430, 432, 434, 436, 530, 532, 534, 536

    Singles w/ Semi-Private Bath:
    134, 136

  • Building Features

    Hall Features:
    • Two-story lounge
    • Gas fireplace on main floor
    • Laundry room on each floor
    • Study rooms
    • Kitchen on each floor

    Hall Capacity:
    • 235 residents

    Residents:
    • Mostly first-year students, though there are also some returning residents every year
    • Coed, men and women live in rooms next to each other

  • Floor Plans

  • Photo Gallery

    Triple Room Layout

    Olympia triple with bunkbed against wall

    Olympia triple with single bed against wall

  • Bed Lofting and Bunking Instructions

    How to Loft your Bed
    How to Bunk your Bed

  • Frequently Asked Questions