• B.L. Hicks Hall is an apartment-style residence hall conveniently located near the Helen DeVos College of Education and the DeVos Student Recreation Center. This hall features two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments with an open-concept living room and kitchen area, and its own heating and air unit. The kitchen comes complete with a full size refrigerator/freezer, stove/oven, microwave, and cabinet space. There is an extended countertop in the kitchen with bar stools provided. Residents provide their own living room furniture and kitchen supplies. The bedrooms are equipped with two extra-long twin beds, two desks with chairs, two chests of drawers, and a large closet. There is also a hall closet located just inside the entrance to the apartment. At the residents’ own expense, a local cable company can be contacted for cable services. A coin/card-operated laundry facility is located on the second floor.

    About the Hall

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    Meet the RD

    Resident Director
    Joe Sifferman,
    Resident Director

    "Working as an RD presents an amazing opportunity to help promote student learning in everyday life. My hope for the residents of B. L. Hicks and Brinsfield Row (male) is that they will pursue intimacy with God, live authentically, and lead by serving. Seeing students develop and have a positive impact on others is the best part about this job."

    Residence Hall Team
    The Residence Hall Team

    Theme/ Focus

    Simply Live – “Live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, leave the rest to God”
    – Ronald Reagan

    Community Outreach

    B.L. Hicks has partnered with the Cleveland Emergency Shelter. This organization provides shelter and food to those in need in our local community. Our residents will have the opportunity to build relationships with the people they meet there, serve food, and also contribute their time to helping keep the shelter clean and maintained.

    Inside B.L. Hicks Hall

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