payne hall

Students living in Payne Hall may encounter a few different room set ups-- the building has both traditional hall-style rooms with shared hall bathroom as well as suite-style layouts where 2-3 rooms are joined by common living space and shared bathroom. This coed building also has study lounges, TV lounges, community kitchens, laundry, A/C, and windowed bridge lounge space. Room sizes vary by floor, but all rooms come with twin beds, desks, chairs, dressers, closet space, and traditional-style rooms have a sink and mirror. Payne is home to the Residential Leadership Community. 


Assistant Director: Kendall Pete

Area Office Manager: Cynthia Ellis

Residential Learning Coordinator - New Residence Hall East/Payne/Peddrew Yates: Hillary Kovac

Assistant Residential Learning Coordinator - New Residence Hall East/Payne/Peddrew Yates: Matthew Cheatham

Housekeeping Supervisor: Wanda Gray


Area Office: Go to your area office to take advantage of a wide range of services including key loans, lost keys, room changes, and group space reservations.

Peddrew-Yates Area Office
Area Office, Peddrew-Yates
(540) 231-9811

Mail Room: First floor lobby of Peddrew-Yates Hall
Go to Residential Mail Services for more information on mail distribution, address format, package pick-up, and updating your address.

Laundry: First floor Payne Hall
Use Laundry Web to reserve a washer or dryer, tell you how many machines are in use, or send you a text when your laundry is done. All machines accept coins or Hokie Passport debit.

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Visitation Hours

Open visitation (24 hours/day, 7 days/week)