Grizzly House

Grizzly House residents chatting.

Experience all aspects of college life by living in the Grizzly House, a 60-person residence hall located in the heart of the Missouri State University-West Plains campus. The Grizzly House provides students with a friendly atmosphere in which to live. The Garnett Library, classroom buildings and Putnam Student Center and cafeteria are within walking distance.

Students having fun in the Grizzly House community room.

Grizzly House Amenities

  • Community room complete with TV, DVD and Xbox 360
  • Free cable TV and Internet
  • Computer Lab
  • Lighted basketball courts
  • Laundry facility
  • Close proximity to fitness center and pool
  • Adjacent to the Student Recreation Center
  • Separate dining facility includes game room
  • Security cameras and limited access entries

Grizzly House Layouts

About the Suites

  • Four-person suites
  • Full bathroom
  • Living room with couch, chair and coffee table
  • Refrigerator
  • Two desks and two wardrobes
  • Extra-long bed

Students playing on campus.


For the 2016-2017 academic year (fall 2016 and spring 2017), the cost per semester is $2,851, which includes utilities and 20 meals per week at the Putnam Student Center.

The student Housing Contract is for the entire academic year. Rooms are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Students are encouraged to apply early. Contracts for the 2016-2017 academic year are available. Contracts for the 2017-2018 academic year will be available January 22, 2017.

Costs for the 2017-2018 school year should be announced during the 2017 spring semester.


Missouri State University-West Plains
Office of Student Life and Development
128 Garfield, West Plains, MO 65775