Ridgecrest South

Ridgecrest South, which is separated into North and South towers, offers Honors residents fully furnished 2 or 4 bedroom suites consisting of a living room, kitchenette and bathrooms in each suite. The South tower is also home to the Honors Connections Living-Learning Community. The hall is located near on-campus dining options like Lakeside Dining, Raising Cane’s and the UA Student Center. Residents have access to 1st and 2nd floor community areas and 2nd and 4th floor community kitchens and laundry rooms. Students are responsible for providing their own trash receptacles, cookware, eating utensils, toilet paper and cleaning supplies. For more details, review the specifications section below.

Honors College students are not required to live in Honors housing. However, students are not guaranteed any specific building or style of building.

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

Common Layouts

Additional Details




North campus


Dunkin Donuts
England Hall Market
Lakeside Dining
Raising Cane’s
The University of Alabama Student Center

24-Hour Area Desk

Located in Ridgecrest South

Bus Route Access

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Break Schedule

Open: Thanksgiving and spring break
Closed: winter break


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Ridgecrest South Map

905 2nd Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

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

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


Specifications are for typical units. Individual rooms may vary.

Hanging Items on Walls

For this building, only use nails or push pins for hanging items (max 10).

Wallpaper, peel and stick wallpaper, mounting televisions, LED light strips and screw anchors are not permitted. Students are liable for any damages caused by unapproved hanging methods.


  • Approx. room dimensions: 11’W x 9’L
  • Furniture provided for each resident
    • Extended twin bed and mattress (36”W x 80”L), adjustable height up to 50” max from floor (bed rails available)
    • Desk (2 pieces)(desk, 26” W x 24” D x 30” H) (storage unit, 18” W x 24” D x 30”H, with lockable drawer, lock not provided)
    • Desk chair
    • 3-drawer dresser (36”W x 24”D x 30″H)
    • Closet
  • Approx. window dimensions: 36”W x 60”H, mini blinds provided
    • The following rooms have bedroom window sizes of 36”x80” and living room window sizes of 80”x80”, mini blinds provided:
      • North Tower: 503 B and C, 507 B and C, 509 B and C, 519 B and C, 521 B and C, 524 B and C
      • South Tower: 503 B and C, 506 B and C, 508 B and C, 518 B and C, 520 B and C, 524 B and C
  • Carpet flooring


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

Living Room

  • Approx. room dimensions: 12’W x 10’L
  • Furniture shared by all suite residents:
    • 1 modular sofa (4 pieces)
    • 1 end table
    • 1 entertainment unit (30”W x 18”D x 30”H)
    • 1 cafe dining table with 2 dining bar stools
  • Approx. window dimensions: 88” x 64”, mini blinds provided


  • Full refrigerator (mini fridge in 1 bedroom suites), sink, microwave and cabinets for storage

Community Kitchen

2nd and 4th floor – stove, oven, microwave, sink and refrigerator


Anthony Brown

Anthony Brown

Area Coordinator