At Towers East, floors 2-8, you’ll find a mix of new and returning Southeast students with double occupancy rooms. Floors 9-12 are dedicated to New Student single occupancy rooms with two floors for female residence and two floors for male residence. Towers’ community style living offers a friendly environment that makes it easy to meet people, get involved, build friendships, and establish your Southeast family.  

Towers East is a community style residence hall, meaning each floor shares a bathroom and shower room with private stalls. Each room comes furnished with a bed, desk, chair, clothing storage as well as a sink for getting ready or washing dishes. Two-person rooms have two beds, desks, and chairs. Every floor has a lounge where you’ll find a TV, microwave, and comfortable furniture for hanging out with floor mates as well as Resident Assistants (RA) throughout the building.

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Towers East Specifications

Room Item Specifications
Room (approximate measurements)  11'W x 16'L x 9'6"H 
Window  61"H x 43"W
Desktop 36"L x 24"W 
Shared built-in 8-drawer dresser: drawers are approximately 4" tall.  28.5"W x 24"D x 49"H 
Outlets 4 double outlets 
1 single outlet 
Built-in closets with shelf and hanging rod: hanging space from rod to floor   31.5"W x 35"D x 64"H 
Mattress size: extra-long twin  80"L x 38"W 
Storage beneath bed (approximate measurements): on the highest rung without lofting  80"L x 39"D x 33"H 
Space under sink  26"W x 23"D x 21"H 

Towers East Amenities

Room and Floor Amenities

  • Bathroom: communal bathroom and shower room  
  • Built-in clothing storage 
  • Floor lounge: seating, TV, and microwave 
  • Internet: LAN (1 per student) and Wi-Fi 
  • Room furniture: desk, chair, and bed  
  • Sink (each room) 
  • Tile Flooring

Towers East Hall

  • Community kitchen (first floor) 
  • Laundry (first floor) 
  • Program lounge (first floor) 
  • Vending and ice machines (first floor) 

Towers Complex

  • 24-hour customer service desk   
  • Dining options: Towers Landing and Rowdy’s 
  • eSports Arena  
  • Study room  

What's Nearby

  • Academic buildings 
  • Campus Health Clinic  
  • Recreation fields 
  • Student Recreation Center 
  • Show Me Center 
  • International Services

Quick Facts

  • Located in Towers Complex on North campus 
  • Capacity: 291 students 
  • Hall Type: community style, floor shares bath/shower rooms 
  • Room Types: Choose from single and two-person rooms. Single rooms are housed on floors 9-12 while floors 2-8 house two-person rooms.
  • 11 floors, 17-18 rooms per floor, 1 RA on floors 2-8, 9, & 11 
  • Restrooms cleaned professionally 

Mailing Address

Student Name 
Towers East Room # 
1000 Towers Circle 
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 

2022-2023 Residence Hall Rates

Residence Hall  Semester Rate  Academic Rate  Private Room Rate Semester  Private Room Rate Academic 
Towers East and Towers South Singles  $3,550 $7,100
Towers East and Towers South Doubles  $2,775  $5,550  $4,162.50 $8,325
Greek/Group Singles  $3,550 $7,100
Greek/Group Doubles  $3,000 $6,000  $4,500   $9,000
Towers North and Towers West Double with Private Bathroom  $4,050  $8,100 $6,075   $12,150
Towers North, Towers West $3,550 $7,100   $5,325  $10,650
Myers $3,450 $6,900 $5,175 $10,350
Merick, LaFerla, Vandiver $3,600 $7,200  $5,400  $10,800 
Dobbins River Campus Center  $3,750 $7,500  $5,625  $11,250 


While you’re here, you won’t be stuck eating mac and cheese (unless that’s what you want). Find tons of dining across campus including options that cater to your dietary needs, so you won’t have to sacrifice quality or nutrition for convenience. Plus, you’ll dine with a clear conscience—learn about our sustainability efforts and eco-friendly packaging. Explore our dining options and select the meal plan that’s right for you.

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Mailing Address

One University Plaza, MS 0055
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701