Marsh Hall

Marsh Hall

Special Programs

Marsh Hall offers small lounges (both television and study lounges) throughout the building and a large community space on the ground floor, including a fitness room, mailboxes, vending, a laundry area, pool tables, air hockey, and a television and lounge area. Also on the ground floor is a meeting room/kitchen, and staff offices. Marsh Hall is substance-free and fully air-conditioned. 

Two faculty-in-residence live in Marsh Hall and coordinate academic themed programs within the building.

Marsh Hall is staffed by a full-time area coordinator with a master's degree, an assistant director, 15 resident assistants, and five academic mentors. A 24-hour security/information desk is located at the entrance to the hall.

Living Learning Communities

  • Sophomore Year Experience
  • Scholars-in-Residence
    • The Scholars-in-Residence Community is located in Marsh Hall, for sophomore honors students. Participants are selected by the honors program and participate in variety of programs and initiatives both within and outside the residence hall. 
  • Service Learning Community

Room Samples

Marsh Hall Floor Plans

Building Address

When addressing mail to this building, please use the following layout:
Student Name
Hall/Student Box #
1 Loring Avenue
Salem State University
Salem, MA 01970

Contact Information:

Front desk: 978.542.4499
Area coordinator, first year and sophomore experience: Forrest Finkler 978.542.4490
Assistant resident director: Sherard Robbins 978.542.4489