Wayne State University

Have you selected a residence hall? Check out The Thompson -- specialized housing exclusively for CFPCA sophomores, juniors and seniors!

The Thompson is a new residence hall for CFPCA sophomores, juniors and seniors. Don't miss your opportunity to be part of the University’s “Arts on Cass” project by residing in one of WSU's revitalized gems!


This specialized residence hall has the unique, creative needs of CFPCA majors in mind. The Thompson has features for dancers, communicators, musicians, designers, actors and artists!

Consider The Thompson if you want to:

  • Live steps away from your classes, studios and rehearsal spaces in Old Main
  • Enjoy the company of other aspiring artists and share one of the many double occupancy rooms with a fellow CFPCA student
  • Collaborate with fellow creatives in Thompson Home’s collaboratorium, music practice rooms, video editing studio, or community room with sprung floor
  • Prepare meals that fit your schedule in one of three kitchens
  • Take advantage of programming focused on entrepreneurshi

The Thompson Goal:

The College envisions The Thompson as a living-learning space with a well-balanced representation among the four CFPCA departments so that Thompson residents can make creative connections across disciplines and through innovative entrepreneurship programming.

Interested candidates can follow these steps:

For questions, contact Lezlie Hart at l.hart@wayne.edu.

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