Manly Residence Hall bears the name of two brothers, Charles and Matthais Manly. Elder brother Charles graduated from the university in 1814 and served as a trustee from 1821 to 1849 and then again from 1850 to 1868. A lawyer and a politician, he was the state’s governor from 1849 to 1851. Matthias Manly, class of 1824, was a well-known judge in North Carolina and a trustee of the University from 1874 until 1881.
Learn more about this building
- Year Built: 1922
- Hall Population: 92
- Fire Safety: Smoke detectors, alarms and sprinkler system
- Resident Advisors: 3
- Amenities: study rooms, kitchen and ice machine, laundry, TV room, lounges, recreation room, vending machines
- Laundry: Manly Basement
- For Facility Updates please visit our webpage for all completed residence hall facility projects.
- Average Room Measurements: 13' x 15'
- Window Measurements: 80" x 38"
- Window Coverings: Horizontal blinds
- Air-Conditioning: Central A/C in all rooms
- Furniture: Movable dressers, desks and study chairs. Movable beds may be bunked or lofted; no self-built lofts permitted.
- Closet: Closet with door
- Mattress Size: 80" long, 36" wide, 6" deep
DID YOU KNOW? Fun Facts About Manly:
- All female hall.
- Located across from the Coker Arboretum
- Part of Olde Campus Upper Quad Community which has a large lawn, picnic tables, and large, shady trees for a quick nap.