What size carpet should I buy?

Carpet sizes vary by residence hall. Here are guidelines for use when making purchases:

Akers Bedroom: 6' 7" x 15' 3"
Akers Living Room: 9' 5" x 10'
Armstrong: 12' x 12'
Campbell: 9' x 12'
Case: 11' x 12'
Emmons, Rather, Bailey Butterfield: 12' x 12'
Holden: 11' x 12'
Holmes: 11' x 12'
Hubbard: 11' x 12'
Landon: 9' x 12'
Mason/Abbot: 10' x 12'
Mayo: 9' x 12'
McDonel: 11' x 12'
Owen:  8’ X 10’
Shaw: 11' x 12'
Snyder/Phillips: 10' x 12'
University Village Apt: 6' x 9'
Van Hoosen: Apartments are carpeted
Williams: 10' x 12'
Wilson: 11' x 12'
Wonders: 11' x 12'
Yakeley/Gilchrist: 9' x 12'

We encourage everyone to purchase carpeting that has a finished banded edge to prevent tripping as carpet tape is not allowed in the residence halls.

Carpet orders are available through the University Activities Board with convenient move-in day pick-up locations in each neighborhood. For more information on what options are available, visit http://uabevents.com/carpet.