Patterson Hall is named after Albert L. Patterson. Albert Patterson, father of Governor John Patterson (1959-1963), served as an Alabama state senator from 1947 – 1951. He served briefly as the Attorney General of Alabama before being assassinated in Phenix City, Alabama, on June 18, 1954.
Patterson Hall is a suite-style residence hall for students who have earned at least 24 semester credits. Patterson is the Academic Honors Living-Learning Community (LLC). For this reason, assignment priority is given to members of the Honors Program and students with at least a 3.50 cumulative grade point average.
New transfer students wishing to be assigned to Patterson Hall should include a copy of their college transcripts with their housing applications since placement in Patterson is competitive. Priority is based on each student's cumulative grade point average and credit hours earned. Transfer students that are applying for Patterson Hall for the Fall semester should apply for housing by February 15th.
Constructed: 1961 (Renovated in 2011)
Classification: Coed (single gender by room)
Type: Rooms with private bathrooms and kitchenettes
Location: Center of campus, near Wallace Hall and the cafeteria
Occupancy: 50 (Two students per room)
Number of Floors: 2
Private bathrooms in each room
Refrigerator and oven/stove
Basic cable television service
Individually heated and air conditioned
Wireless Internet service
Academic Honors Living-Learning Community (LLC)
Smoke-free environment (Smoking is not permitted at Patterson)
On-site laundry room with coin-operated washers & dryers