Ridgecrest East and West

Ridgecrest East and West offer residents with fully furnished 2 or 4 bedroom suites consisting of a living room, kitchenette, and private bathrooms in each suite. Ridgecrest West only houses residents in the Honors Connection Living-Learning Community. The hall is located near on-campus dining options, Presidential Terrace, Lakeside Dining, and Lakeside Market. Each building is equipped with four study rooms, seven common areas, and 2nd and 3rd floor laundry rooms. Students are responsible for providing their own trash receptacles, cookware, eating utensils, and cleaning supplies.

To view standard features for all building, see the Halls page.

Additional Details


Gender

All

Floor Plans

2 bedroom suite
4 bedroom suite

Nearby

Presidential Terrace
Lakeside Dining
Lakeside Market

24-Hour Area Desk

Located in Ridgecrest South
205-348-8253

Bus Route Access

Gold 1
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Break Schedule

Open: fall and Thanksgiving breaks
Closed: winter and spring breaks

Cost

View rates

Address

Ridgecrest East
900 2nd Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Ridgecrest West
920 2nd Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Note: Mail is not delivered to this address. Send all mail to the Ferguson Mail Center.

Driving directions may be altered during Move-In, so please follow any driving instructions sent to your Crimson email.

Specifications


Bedroom

  • Furniture provided for each resident:
    • Extended twin bed and mattress (36”W x 80”L), adjustable height up to 30” max from floor (bed rails available)
    • Desk (2 pieces)(desk, 30” W x 24” D x 30” H) (storage unit, 18” W x 24” D x 30”H)
    • Desk chair
    • 3-drawer dresser (30”W x 24”D x 30″H)
  • Closets
  • Approx. window dimensions: 44”W x 64”H, mini blinds provided
  • Carpet flooring

Bathroom

  • Shared by two residents
  • Shower stall with curtain liner
  • Toilet, sink and vanity
  • Storage under sink

Living Room

  • Furniture shared by all suite residents:
    • 1 sofa
    • 2 lounge chairs (1 lounge chair in 1 & 2 bedroom suites)
    • 1 coffee table
    • 1 entertainment unit (30”W x 24”D x 30”W)
    • 1 dining table with 4 dining chairs (2 dining chairs in 1 & 2 bedroom suites)
  • Approx. window dimensions: 88” x 64”, mini blinds provided

Kitchenette

  • Full refrigerator, microwave, and cabinets for storage

Housing Application


Housing Applications open each year in October for incoming freshman and December for continuing students. For more information, see our application page.

Apply for Housing

Staff

Quincy Hall

Quincy Hall

Area Coordinator

ddhall3@ua.edu
205-348-1776

Cody Achter

Cody Achter

Community Director

cjachter@ua.edu
205-347-5561