Nestled in the vibrant north residential neighborhood, Botsford/Swinford Hall, fondly referred to as BotSwin, offers a dynamic and modern living experience for students.

This state-of-the-art residence hall is the proud home of the CCIM Living-Learning Community, fostering a unique environment where academic and creative pursuits thrive. Residents have access to cutting-edge facilities including a green screen room and a fully stocked equipment room with the latest technology and camera gear. These resources empower students to work on innovative projects right from the comfort of their hall.

BotSwin's prime location ensures that students are never far from essential campus amenities. It offers convenient proximity to the North Dining Hall, the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center, three neighboring residence halls, and several key academic buildings.

Room Measurements and Dimensions

Curious about a standard double room in Botsford/Swinford Hall? Download our comprehensive guide for detailed room measurements and dimensions by clicking the button below.




  • Game room
  • Music room
  • Fitness room
  • Lounges
  • Test kitchen
  • Media labs
  • Equipment room


  • Wireless Internet


  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Bed (Twin XL)
  • Closet
  • Dresser
  • Trash can


  • Coed
  • Air-conditioned
  • Semi-private bathrooms


CCIM Living-Learning Community

Botsford/Swinford Hall is the home to the CCIM Living-Learning Community. Students living in this community can expect an environment that focuses on exploring the different majors that fall within the college as well as careers associated with communication, information, and media.


Rooms and Rates

Ball State utilizes a tiered structure for room and board rates, and these vary by residence hall and room type.  See all of our rates and plans.

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