Plimpton Hall

Plimpton Hall

Note: the photos above are not meant to be representative as the layout and style of furniture may vary from room to room. Unfortunately we cannot provide photos of specific rooms. 

Location 1235 Amsterdam Avenue (at corner of 121st Street), 2 blocks from Milbank Hall
Construction Built in 1968
Population 336 upperclass students; Plimpton also houses some male & female Columbia University students
Common Areas TV lounge, formal / piano lounge, computer lab, and patio terraces on the 1st floor
Room Layout Single & double rooms in 6-person suites (floor plans)
Furniture Bed (XL Twin), desk, chair, dresser, and wardrobe/closet space
Security 24-hour access attendant at the front desk (phone number)
Internet Wireless internet access
Cable Students may arrange cable TV service with Time Warner Cable for a fee
Bathrooms Each suite has its own bathroom
Kitchens Each suite has a kitchen with a sink, gas stove/oven, and refrigerator
Laundry Located in the basement (more info)
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Mail & Packages All students receive mail & packages at the Student Mail Room in Altschul
Accessibility Wheelchair access is on the street level through a locked door, left of main entrance (call the desk attendant for access); both elevators stop on all floors
AC Plimpton has AC. Info about heating & cooling
Staff Associate Director, Graduate Hall Director and 7 RAs (Staff Directory)

Note: Smoking is prohibited in all residence halls (Smoking Policy).