Glades Park Towers (GPT)

Glades Park Towers

Glades Park Towers (GPT) is a suite-style residence hall consisting of both double and single rooms. The North Tower of GPT is the home to the Resident Learning Communities (RLC) at FAU. This unique program combines classroom learning with opportunities to put education into practice, as it brings what happens in the classroom to your real-world experiences and vice versa. You will live on the same floor with students who have similar interests or majors, and you ll take courses with others in the community.


The Resident Learning Community (RLC) program at FAU offers incoming freshmen the unique and engaging opportunity to live on the same floor (in Glades Park Towers-North) with other incoming freshmen with similar academic goals and interests. RLC's Feature:

  • Shared Course schedules for the entire first-year (fall and spring)
  • Common living environments
  • Excellent faculty/instructors
  • Great study group opportunities
  • Fun LC specific events

RLC's are open to any incoming FAU freshman but they fill early, so sign up now! You can learn more about the FAU RLC program by visiting the FAU Resident Learning Communities website.

Room Features and Hall Amenities

  • 24-hour desk operation
  • Living-Learning Communities
  • Floor study lounges
  • Multipurpose room with large-screen TV
  • Complimentary laundry facilities
  • Basic Cable TV
  • Ice Machine
  • Mailroom services
  • Computer lab
  • Community kitchen
  • BBQ grills
  • Sand Volleyball nearby
  • Unlimited building-wide Wi-Fi access


Rooms ending in A or B:
Single - 8'11" x 12'2"

Rooms ending in C:
Double - 9'9" x 16'8"

Rooms ending in D:
Super Double - 11'10" x 16'5"

Rooms ending in L or R:
Double - 19'5" x 9"

Mattress (all rooms): 36" x 80" extra-long twin

Floor Plans

Shared double room suite

Suite with 2 double rooms

Suite with two single rooms and one double room

Suite 2 single rooms and one double room