150 North Campus Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383

Constructed (Renovated): 2014

Beacon hall is a co-ed residence hall that has the capacity for 290 students. Beacon is a suite style hall that houses upper-class students in four, six, or eight person suites. Residents live in double rooms that are equipped with movable furniture including loftable beds, wardrobes, desks with chairs, bookshelves and dressers. Each suite has shared bathroom spaces within that are cleaned by housekeeping staff on a regular rotation.

Building Features

  • Floors: 4
  • Bathrooms: Semi-Private, In Suite
  • Air Conditioning: Yes
  • Microwaves Allowed: Yes
  • Room Type: Doubles in Suites of Four, Six, or Eight
  • Classification: Upper-Class
  • Specialty Communities: French House

Community Spaces

  • Chapel: Second Floor Prayer Room
  • Computer Lab: First Floor
  • Laundry: Basement
  • Lounges:
    • Basement game room with 2 TVs, ping pong, and pool
    • Basement quiet study lounge with white boards
    • First Floor Grand Lounge with soft seating, piano, and study tables
    • First Floor TV lounge with soft seating and study tables
    • First-Fourth Floor quiet study lounge with white boards
    • Second-Fourth Floor TV lounge with soft seating
    • Second-Fourth Floor Coffee lounge with soft seating and study tables
    • Second-Fourth Floor program lounge with TV, soft seating, and study tables
  • Kitchens: First-Fourth Floor
    • Fridge, Stove and Microwave on each floor
  • Trash/Recycling: Trash room located on first floor near quiet study lounge

Room Amenities

  • Typical Room Dimensions:
    • Square Double- 12’ x 16’
    • Rectangle Double- 12’ x 18’
  • Sinks in Room: In Suite Hallway
  • Flooring: Tile
  • Window Covering: Drapes
  • Bed: Twin XL (Loft-able)
  • Desk: Movable
  • Dresser: Movable
  • Wardrobe: Movable

Floor Plans and Room Photos

Mailing Information

All mail for students living on campus is delivered to their mailbox in the Harre Union. A student’s mail unit number can be found on their DataVU profile. To make sure it is properly delivered, please use this format on letters and packages:

Student Name

1509 Chapel Drive, Unit [number]

Valparaiso, IN 46383

Please note: Using a different format, omitting information, or including “Valparaiso University” could delay the delivery.