So much more
than a floor.

House Details

Floor # 4
Capacity 39
Room Types Single, Double
Gender Male
Average Ceiling Height Between 8’2″ and 8’8″, with a downward slant toward the external wall.
Average Window Size Small: 22.5″ x 52″, Large: 45.5″ x 52″, X-Large: 70″ x 52″
A/C Yes
Furnishings Lofted bed; desk with bookshelf and desk chair; wardrobe with drawers; waste basket; recycle bin; mirror; towel bar; blinds.
More Details Converse has a den that has tables and chairs for studying, playing game or a quiet place to stretch out and relax. The community bathroom has individual shower stalls with a changing area. A water bottle refill station promotes the Department of Residence’s green initiatives.

House History

Named for Blair Converse (1893-1939). He joined the staff of Technical Journalism (now Journalism and Mass Communication) in 1919 and served as head of the department from 1927 to 1939. He served on many important University Committees: Athletic Council, Adviser to the President, Board of Directors of the Memorial Union and was also adviser to several student organizations. He served as president of the American Association of Teachers of Journalism in 1937.