Located at 154 Power Street, Perkins is quite a walk from most things. Ideal for musicians, though—it’s right opposite the Orwig Music Library!
“Wouldn’t have been my first choice—but honestly, I’ve grown to love it.”
Closest dining hall: Jo’s
Distance from Ratty: seven minutes
Number of rooms: Roughly 120
Room number: 119
Other rooms vary: mostly doubles, the occasional single
There are four bathrooms on each floor, with four sinks, two showers, and two toilets. The only exception is the first floor, which only has private bathrooms.
Estimated average size of triples/doubles: 190 square feet
Furniture included (varies between rooms):
Standard dorm room furniture
Storage: cupboards, drawers under desk
Huge windows in every room
No street noise
Nice kitchens on each floor
Lots of bathrooms
Lounge on the first floor
Far from most of campus
Bottom of the hill
How likely are you to get it? It’s typically a last resort, so if you actually want it—pretty likely.
Conclusion: This one comes with a high sense of community through shared suffering. In other words, it’s underrated.