Shea Hall was built in 1956 and is named after James M. Shea who was a Cortland native and graduated from the College in 1896. James M. Shea also taught at his alma mater for eight years before becoming a school administrator and city councilman in Syracuse, N.Y.
Shea Hall is a three-story, corridor-style building. It houses both upper-class students and new students.
Please be aware that these dimensions are approximate and may vary from room to room.
14.7' x 12.6' floor
6.5' x 4' window
3.5' x 6.9' x 2.2' closet
View Shea Hall Photo Gallery.
Shea Hall is managed by a full-time professional residence hall director (RHD) who both lives and works in the hall.
RHD Office Phone: 607-753-4158
Student Staff Office Phone: 607-753-2623
Each floor has one or two resident assistants, totaling seven RAs in Shea Hall.