Prentiss-Lucas Hall, more commonly known as P-L, is a great place to live. Prentiss is a four floor building housing approximately 200 men and Lucas is a four floor building housing approximately 200 women. Prentiss and Lucas are separate buildings connected by a common lobby and lower level. The buildings are exact mirrors of each other in respect to their floor and room layouts. This hall also has a lounge on each floor along with two large lounges shared by both halls.
Each of the double rooms in Prentiss-Lucas are very similar. There are two, extra-long twin beds, two chairs, two desks, two closets, a window, window coverings and a sink in every room. Lucas rooms also are equipped with medicine cabinets. Each floor in Prentiss-Lucas consist of one kitchenette and a lounge. Each floor also has a Resident Assistant and about 55 other students.
The lobby area is a great place to socialize and interact. With a great view of the sand
volleyball court and a very central location, many residents spend their time with friends in
the lobby. Mailboxes for each room are also located in the lobby, along with a slot for sending
mail. The main office is staffed from 7:30am–11pm Monday through Friday and 11am–11pm
Saturday and Sunday. Residents can check out many items at the front desk including: kitchen
equipment, games, tools and movies, etc. Also located in the lobby is a drinking fountain and
scrolling message board to keep residents up-to-date on all of the happenings in P-L.
The lower lobby of the building is full of great benefits. The lower level of P-L has a TV lounge with a big screen television and comfortable furniture that is available 24 hours a day. There is also a DVD/VCR available for check-out at the front desk, which can be connected to the big screen television, available 24 hours a day. There are also vending and pop machines.
Also located on the lower level is a full kitchen for residents to use. There is a microwave, a stove and oven and a refrigerator.
The game room is a popular place to be on any night of the week. Along with the pool tables, there is also a ping-pong table that sees a lot of use.