Towers West offers four-person and two-person suite-style living, available to both new and returning Southeast students.

Each floor includes four, four-person suites and three 'premium' two-person rooms. Towers West boasts spacious rooms and a walk-in closet. Four-person suites are made up of two, two-person rooms joined by a shared bathroom with double sinks. ‘Premium’ two-person rooms also have a private bathroom and offer even more spacious living. New student floors alternate with returning student floors.  

Each room comes furnished with a bed, desk, and chair for each student and shared closet space. Students on each floor share access to a laundry room, kitchenette, and lounge area. The lounge has a television, comfortable furniture, and a microwave.  

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Towers West Specifications

Four-Person Suite, Double Rooms

Room Item Specifications
Room (approximate measurements)  11'6"W x 15'L x 9'6"H 
ADA Compliant Rooms* (approximate measurements)  20'10"W x 15'2"L x 9'6"H  
Window: one per room  60"H x 43.5"W 
Desktop Measurements  42"H x 24"W 
ADA Compliant Rooms* Desktop Measurements  42"L x 24"W 
Free standing 3-drawer dresser: drawers are approximately 5 ½” D  36"W x 20"D x 30"H 
Room Outlets  5 double outlets 
Bathroom Outlets  2 double outlets 
Built-in Closet from the floor to the height of the closet rod: a shelf above the closet rod provides additional storage.   75"W x 54"D x 87"H 
ADA Compliant Rooms* Built-in Closet from the floor to the height of the closet rod: a shelf above the closet rod provides additional storage.   x07: 70"W x 58"D x 69.5"H 
Bathroom  9'6"L x 8'4"W x 9'6"H 
Mattress size: extra-long twin, with loft kit  38"W x 80"L 
Storage beneath bed (approximate measurements): when bed is on the highest rung without lofting  80"L x 39"D x 33"H 
Space under sink  22"H x 18.5"D x 22.5"W 

Premium Double Rooms

Room Item Specifications
ADA Compliant Room* (approximate measurements)  21'6"W x 15'8"L x 9'6"H 
Corner Room** (approximate measurements)  21'1"W x 15'4"L x 9'6"H 
Window: two per room  60.5"H x 43.5"W 
Desktop Measurements  42"H x 24"W 
ADA Compliant Rooms* Desktop Measurements  42"L x 24"W 
Free standing 3-drawer dresser: drawers are approximately 5.5" tall.  36"W x 20"D x 30"H 
Room Outlets  5 double outlets 
Bathroom Outlets  2 double outlets 
Built-in closet from the floor to the height of the closet rod: a shelf above the rod provides additional storage.  76.5"W x 53.75"D x 69.5"H  
Corner Room** Built-in Closet from the floor to the height of the closet rod: a shelf above the closet rod provides additional storage.   48.5"W x 23"D x 69.5"H 
Bathroom  8'6"L x 4'5"W x 9'6"H 
ADA Compliant Bathroom*  8'4"L x 3'11"W 
Mattress size: extra-long twin, with loft kit  80"L x 38"W 
Storage beneath bed (approximate measurements): when bed is on the highest rung without lofting  80"L x 39"D x 33"H 
Space under sink  22"H x 18.5"D x 22.5"W 

*Rooms 207, 307 and 407 have ADA accommodations and have slightly smaller bedrooms and larger bathrooms 
**Rooms x02 and x12 are corner doubles
 

Towers West Amenities

Room and Floor Amenities 

  • Bathroom: shared double sinks accessible outside of room with toilet and shower. 
  • Cable TV coax outlet in room  
  • Floor lounge: seating, TV, and microwave 
  • Floor bathroom and bathtub 
  • Internet: LAN (1 per student) and Wi-Fi 
  • Kitchenette (each floor)  
  • Laundry (each floor) 
  • Room furniture: bed, desk, chair, and dresser 
  • Walk-in closet 

Towers West Hall 

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

Towers Complex 

  • 24-hour customer service desk  
  • Dining options: Towers Café 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: 252 students 
  • Hall Type: suite style, shared bath/shower (cleaned by resident) 
  • Room Types: double and premium double rooms 
  • 11 floors, 11 rooms per floor, 1 RA on even floors 

Mailing Address

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

2021-2022 Residence Hall Rates

Residence Hall  Semester Rate  Academic Rate  Private Room Rate Semester  Private Room Rate Academic 
Towers East and Towers South Singles  $3,450   $6,900  
Towers East and Towers South Doubles  $2,700   $5,400   $4,050   $8,100  
Greek/Group Singles  $3,450   $6,900  
Greek/Group Doubles  $2,975   $5,950   $4,462.50   $8,925  
Towers North and Towers West Double with Private Bathroom  $3,925   $7,850   $5,887.50   $11,775  
Towers North, Towers West, Myers, Vandiver  $3,425   $6,850   $5,137.50   $10,575  
Merick, LaFerla  $3,525   $7,050   $5,287.50   $10,575  
Dobbins River Campus Center  $3,650   $7,300   $5,475   $10,950  

RHA Fee 

$15 per semester 

The RHA fee serves multiple purposes. $7.30 goes to fund all the activities of the Residence Hall Association (RHA) and the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH). These student leadership organizations provide programming, conference attendance, and leadership development opportunities to our on-campus residents. $5.00 goes to support safety and security in the residence halls. These funds assist the Office of Residence Life in expanding keycard access to exterior doors of residence halls, installing cameras at residence hall entrances, and maintaining that equipment. $2.70 funds the programming provided by the Resident Assistants (RAs) in each of our residence halls. This money supports community development and educational programming provided throughout the residence halls during the year. 

Technology Fee 

$30 per semester 

The technology fee is used to support the technology needs of each of the residence halls. This money supports the wireless and LAN networks in the student rooms, lounges, and throughout the residence halls. Funds are used to maintain and upgrade equipment, pay licensing or renewal fees, and maintain the software available to students within the residence halls. 

Cable TV Fee 

$30 per semester 

The cable TV fee supports the offering of cable TV service throughout the residence halls. Over 150 cable channels are provided in every student room, most residence hall lounges, and some common areas throughout our residence halls. This fee also helps maintain the equipment and lines to provide this service in the residence halls. 

Dining

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.

Phone
Location
Office
Towers Complex 102
Mailing Address

One University Plaza, MS 0055
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701