Housing & Residence Life

Sandpiper Hall Residence Hall Room Furnished
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Sandpiper Hall

Sandpiper Hall is a traditional style co-educational residence hall that accommodates 518 first-year students. Residents live in double-occupancy rooms on four floors and share private common bath facilities and gathering areas in single-gender wings. Sandpiper Hall offers several common area spaces such as a kitchen, study lounges, and a TV/meeting room.

Sandpiper Hall Reception Desk (910) 962.0630

Room Type Traditional style with 2 students sharing each room and all students sharing a private communal bathrooms within their wing.


  • What Comes in the Room and Additional Measurements
    • Furnishings: dresser, desk with chair, bed, mattress, wardrobe, mobile pedestal
    • Shared private bathrooms in each pod (private bathroom includes shower, toilet, and sink)
    • Dresser:
      • 30”W x 24”D x 30”H
    • Wardrobe:
      • 36”W x 24”D x 72”H
      • No closet
    • Bed:
      • Beds are Loftable
      • 36" W X 80" L x adjustable height
    • Mattress:
      • Extra-long twin (36″x80″x7")
    • Desk
      • 30" x 24" x 30"H
    • Mobile Pedestal
      • 18' x 24' x 30"H
      • Shelf and drawer
      • Can be combined with desk to create a larger work surface
    • Window 
      • First Floor
        • W 4' x H 6'6"
      • Above First Floor
        • W 4' x H 5'
      • Blinds
    • Double Room Size
      • 11' 6" x 15' 10"
    • Single Room Size
      • 9' x 15' 10" 
  • Other Details
    • Traditional Hall
    • Bed Spaces:  518
    • Single Gender Wings
    • Shared Bathroom Facilities
    • Smoke Detectors/Fire Sprinklers
    • Smoke-Free
    • Visitation: 24-Hour
  • Amenities
    • Utilities Included: Water, Heat, AC, Electric, Internet
    • One Card Controlled Access
    • Full Community Kitchen
    • 24-Hour Service Desk
    • Free Community Laundry Facilities
    • Lounges
    • WiFi Access
    • Parking: Please visit Parking's Website for More information regarding parking passes and lots
  • Directions, Physical Address and Mailing Address
    Please Note: If you are arriving Fall Move In Day, Please follow directions noted in your Move In Packet. These may be different then normal driving directions. Below are Google Maps Directions

    Physical Address
                1180 Walton Dr
                Wilmington, NC 28407

    Mail and Packages
                U.S. Postal Service Mail:
                Student's Complete Name
                UNCW Station - CB#_ _ _ _ _
                601 South College Road, Wilmington NC 28407-_ _ _ _

    Add the last 4 digits of your campus box number after the UNCW zip code. 
    Mailbox number can be found here.


Housing Accessibility Options 

If you have any questions, please send us an email at Housing@uncw.edu or call our office at 910-962-3241 and we will be happy to assist you!