Campus Living & Learning

Penland Hall

Penland Hall is home to more than 400 first-year male and female residents of all majors, including members of the Outdoor Adventure LLC. The community helps residents to prioritize health and wellness emphasizing the importance of spiritual, emotional, and physical wellbeing. Penland is centrally located on campus, near the Bill Daniel Student Center, making it easy for students to connect and be involved in the Baylor community.

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2023 - 2024 Room Types & Rates

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Room Type Rate Allotment
Double Room Plus $3,940 per semester 66%
Triple Room $3,695 per semester 34%
Outdoor Adventure Program Fee (4th Floor Only) $350 per semester  

Meet Our Team

Henley Henderson
Graduate Residence Hall Director - Penland Hall
B.B.A. Business Marketing, Covenant College
David Copeland
Program Director - Outdoor Adventure LLC
Dr. Kelli McMahan
Faculty-in-Residence - Penland Hall
Ph.D. Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences, Texas A&M University M.S. Health, Physical Education and Leisure, Oklahoma State University B.S. Health, Human Performance and Recreation, Baylor University
Aubrey Culver
Resident Chaplain - Penland Hall