St. Bonaventure University

Shay Hall

Shay Hall offers suite-style housing, with two traditional bedrooms sharing one bathroom. It is within easy walking distance of the academic quad, Friedsam Library and Hickey Dining Hall. It shares a first floor lobby with Loughlen Hall.

Shay is home to approximately 118 sophomores, juniors and seniors. Floors are coed, with a mix of male and female rooms and gender-separate bathrooms. Shay shares a spacious first-floor lobby and lounge with Loughlen Hall.

Shay Fast Facts

  • Rooms measure approximately 16'-by-20'
  • 118 male and female students on four floors
  • Four RAs provide supervision and guidance
  • A professional live-in staff member
  • The Residence Hall Director lives on the first floor of Loughlen Hall and has an office in the main lobby shared by Loughlen and Shay 


  • Wireless internet
  • Free laundry
  • Close proximity to academic quad and dining hall
  • Lounges on each floor
  • Full kitchen in the lower level
  • Multiple study space rooms in the lower level