Request Extra Long Mattress

The residence halls have standard twin size mattresses measuring 36" by 76" by 7". Students should purchase standard twin-sized sheets.

Residence Life has a limited supply of "extra-long" or 36" by 80" by 7" mattresses, which are available upon request and based on need.  Requests should be limited to those over 6' 2" in height.  These mattresses require extra-long twin-sized sheets.

Students who would like to request and extra-long mattress should email Please include the following information with your request:

  • full name
  • student ID number
  • reason for the request

All requests must be submitted via email for record keeping purposes. Decisions regarding the placement of extra-long mattresses will be made in late July. All students who request an extra-long mattress will receive an email in August, via their University email account, informing them of the status of their request.