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On-campus dorms

peacherspeachers Registered User Posts: 64 Junior Member
edited August 2012 in Texas A&M University
I'm thinking about what dorms would be best...I've gone the page on A&M where it has all the info but it's still very confusing. :P

So, any reviews or tips on choosing a dorm would be great!

Maybe someone can suggest me with something :)

-I don't mind having a roommate(s).
-I'd rather have a private bathroom or share in a suite.
-I don't like noise, I have a really bad problem with studying with a lot of noise. Of course I could just go to the library or something to study... I hear the Southern dorms are good.
-Price: I don't mind too much...I mean I'm not gonna get the most expensive but when it is limited, I understand I might have to pay more than I might expect.

& another question! Is there a good amount of vegetarian options at the food courts, because I'm gonna probably have to get a meal plan? :)

Thank you and have a wonderful day! :)
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  • JKotinekJKotinek Registered User Posts: 67 Junior Member
    Hi, peachers!

    If you've not already seen this matrix of residence hall amenities, it might be helpful for your search: Residence Hall Living

    Also, there are always vegetarian options available at Sbisa. The Eating Well on Campus Guide (http://dining.tamu.edu/nutrition/eating_well_guide.stm) has a listing of the vegetarian options you can find around campus and you can contact the campus dietician (Special Dietary Needs: Meal Plans: University Dining) if you have any particular questions or concerns.


    Jon Kotinek
    Associate Director
    Honors and Undergraduate Research
  • spectrum2spectrum2 Registered User Posts: 1,295 Senior Member
    Peachers, since you previously mentioned wanting to get into industreal engineering you may want to consider Mosher, the engineering dorm. From what I have read on CC some have really liked it others not so much, but I have met a few incoming engineering freshmen who did not even know this is an option. It may be something that you want to consider.
  • peacherspeachers Registered User Posts: 64 Junior Member
    Yes, thank you for the links! The second one doesn't seem to work though.
    The first link I've seen before a couple times it's just a little overwhelming with so many options and sideways text. I will re-look at that. :)

    Thanks for letting me know! I will definitely look at that. :)
  • JKotinekJKotinek Registered User Posts: 67 Junior Member

    Looks like the link is pulling in the ending parentheses...just delete that in the URL field and reload.


    Jon Kotinek
    Associate Director
    Honors and Undergraduate Research
  • btn1229btn1229 Registered User Posts: 106 Junior Member
    I loved Wells Hall. I had a great time there, it was quiet when it needed to be, louder and fun when it should have been, great location to everything, and great amenities!
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