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Hutton Hall

Archer Hall

Hutton Hall

Hutton Hall is home to almost 100 male students. It was designed to include the features students most prefer in a residence hall, such as suites and a computer room. Hutton also includes a beautiful chapel, dedicated to the memory of Ms. Emma McPherson, a long-time faculty member and former Dean of Students.

Hall Amenities

  • Lobby with Community Microwave and Television
  • Chapel
  • Study Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Vending Machines
  • Bike Rack
  • Suite Style Bathrooms
  • Laundry Room
  • Computer Room

Room Amenities

  • Capacity:

8 students per suite (2 per room)

  • Dimensions:

End rooms are 18’6” x 12’6”; other rooms are 16’10” x 10’

  • Floors:

All rooms are carpeted except allergy suite

  • Windows:

1 window with horizontal blinds

  • Closet:

Two 4’ x 4’ closets

  • Furniture:

Each room has 2 beds, 2 desks, 2 chests, and 2 clothing wardrobes per room; Each lobby has a sofa, a coffee table, 2 end tables, arm chair, and a wooden table with 4 wooden chairs

  • Mattress size:

All rooms have long mattresses (84” long)

All residence halls are smoke free. Each room has a cable television hookup (cable is free of charge), Ethernet and wireless internet connections, and a landline telephone connection. Laundry facilities on campus can be used by resident students free of charge.

Residence halls offer a limited number of rooms for students who are granted accommodations for allergies or other health issues. An application for an accommodation must be made to Dr. Tom Fish, Dean of Undergraduate Studies.


James McKnight

Archer Hall Director

James McKnight, from Rockholds, KY, has been director of Hutton Hall since August 2013. He graduated from the University of the Cumberlands with a Bachelor of Science in Art and Psychology. James served as a resident assistant for two years before becoming director of Moss Hall, where he served until August, 2013. Currently, he is pursuing a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling at UC.

Some of his favorite moments at the University of the Cumberlands include playing Humans vs. Zombies in Kleist Hall during the summer and playing Super Mario at Mahan Hall with Randy Crider and his resident assistants.

Coming to live in Hutton? In James’s opinion, “you're in luck, because this is the best residence hall on campus. I think everyone who lives in Hutton agrees that it simply feels like home.”