Casey Tower

Casey TowerCasey Tower is being renovated in the spring 2020 semester. Learn more about the Casey Renovation today.

Built in 1972, Casey Tower was named to honor the former director of housing at SUNY Cortland, James Casey '53. Casey began working in the college housing office in 1965, continuing there until his death in 1981.

Casey Tower features four-person and six-person suites. Four-person suites have two bedrooms, a bathroom and a lounge. Six-person suites have three bedrooms and larger bathroom and lounge. Suites in these buildings are open to upper-class and new students. 

Casey Tower Highlights

  • Residents are housed on the 2nd-10th floors.
  • The ground floor provides primary accessibility to both Casey and Smith Towers.
  • The main floor has a recreation lounge, study lounges, conference room, a student staff office, the RHD offices and student mailboxes.
  • The recreation lounge is equipped with a pool table, ping pong table and big screen TVs.
  • Vending machines are located on the first floor. You must use your College ID as a form of payment.
  • The laundry facilities are located on the first floor. The cost for use is included in your dining plan.
  • There is a kitchen located on the first floor equipped with a sink, stove/oven and a microwave.
  • The entire building is wireless Internet accessible.
  • An elevator allows access to all floors.
  • Casey Tower is open for winter sports athletes over winter break.
  • The fifth floor offers the Gender Inclusive special interest housing option (beginning Fall 2014).

Casey Tower Room Dimensions

Please be aware that these dimensions are approximate and may vary from room to room.

four-person suite bedroom

14.9' x 10.6' floor
4.8 x 3.4 window
7.7 x 3.9 x 1.9 closet   

four-person suite common area

12.1' x 7.9'
6.4' x 2.7' hallway
3.4' x 10.5' window

six-person suite bedroom

14.6' x 11.8' floor
4.8' x 3.4' window
3.9' x 6.7' x 1.9' closet

six-person suite common area

Information forthcoming

Photo Gallery

Casey Tower Photo Gallery

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Casey Tower Staff

Residence Hall Director (RHD)

Casey Tower is managed by a full-time professional residence hall director who both lives and works in the hall.  

Haley Georgia

Haley Georgia

RHD Office Phone: 607-753-4162
Casey Tower Staff Office Phone: 607-753-5475

Resident Assistants (RA)

Each floor has one resident assistant, totaling nine RAs in Casey Tower.