Riverside

The Riverside community offers residents fully furnished 1, 2, or 4 bedroom suites consisting of a living room, kitchenette, and private bathrooms in each suite. The hall is located near on-campus dining options, Presidential Terrace, Lakeside Dining, and Lakeside Market. Each floor is equipped with a community living room, except for the first floor in Riverside North. Additionally, every building gives residents access to four study rooms, 1st and 3rd floor community kitchens, and 2nd and 4th floor laundry rooms. Students are responsible for providing their own trash receptacles, cookware, eating utensils, and cleaning supplies.

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

Additional Details


Gender

All

Floor Plans

1 bedroom suite
2 bedroom suite
4 bedroom suite

Nearby

Presidential Terrace
Lakeside Dining
Lakeside Market

24-Hour Area Desk

Located in Presidential I
205-348-5566

Bus Route Access

Gold 1 and Gold 2
View bus routes

Break Schedule

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

Cost

View rates

Address

Riverside North
172 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Riverside East
174 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Riverside West
178 Hackberry Lane
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


Specifications are for typical units. Individual rooms may vary.

Bedroom

  • Furniture provided for each resident
    • Extended twin bed and mattress (36”W x 80”L), adjustable height up to 33” max from floor. (bed rails available)
      • To have your bed set higher than the indicated maximum height, bed lofts are available through Collegiate Bed Lofts.
    • 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 24D” x 30″H)
  • Closets with organizers installed
  • Approx. window dimensions: 44”W x 64”H, mini blinds provided
  • Carpet flooring

Bathroom

  • Shared by two residents
  • Shower stall with curtain liner provided
  • 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
    • 3 multi-use cubes (small shelving units
    • 1 dining table with 4 dining chairs (2 dining chairs in 1 & 2 bedroom suites)
  • Approx. window dimensions: 87”W x 62.5”H, mini blinds provided

Kitchenette

  • Full refrigerator (mini fridge in 1 bedroom suites), sink, 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

Clint Coulter

Clint Coulter

Area Coordinator


cjcoulter@ua.edu
205-348-9227

Clem Thomas

Community Director

cthomas20@ua.edu
205-348-2677

Alexandra Phillips

Community Director

aephillips4@ua.edu
205-348-5565