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The Blue & Gray Press | February 18, 2018

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Virginia Hall

BOV standardizes freshmen room rates and loosens upperclassmen meal plan requirements

March 15, 2017 |


President Paino and the Board of Visitors have made a decision to standardize freshman room rates starting in the upcoming 2017-18 academic year. The room rate for all first-year residence halls will be $3,300 a semester.  In … Read More

UMW Unsolved: the tale of the Virginia Hall ghost

September 7, 2016 |


For some students, the mysterious slamming of doors and eerie creaking of floorboards are just two, on the long list, of quirks experienced in on-campus living. For others, it is the manifestation of the Virginia Hall ghost.Read More

Residence halls facing change-up with student placement

December 3, 2014 |


The 2015-2016 school year will see a massive overhaul in residence hall assignments for incoming freshmen to the University of Mary Washington.Read More

Virginia Hall crime spree

January 23, 2013 |

On Dec. 31, residents of Virginia Hall received an email notifying them that a break-in had occurred during winter break and had been discovered the day before. Eight rooms were robbed, one on the first floor of the freshman residence hall and seven on the second.Read More

Virginia Hall Defiled

February 8, 2012 |


The residents of the third floor of Virginia Hall awoke last Thursday and Friday morning, Feb. 1 and 2, to a hallway and bathroom filled with fecal excrement, for the third time since the Fall semester.

Ren … Read More

Students Betray Community and UMW Custodial Staff

February 8, 2012 |

With the recent disgusting antics occurring in Virginia Hall, the Bullet wanted to take a moment to reflect upon how impertinent these actions are to the University of Mary Washington’s hard-working custodial staff.

Three times now, Virginia Hall residents have … Read More