Collins Residence Hall

Collins Residence Hall, first occupied in 1985, is named for William Avery Collins (’61), a major University benefactor. While a student, Mr. Collins was pledge master at Delta Sigma Pi fraternity, in which his brothers included All-American and future NFL Pro Bowl quarterback Norm Snead (’62). Collins also competed in track and field and played in the band. In 1994, he established a $2.1 million scholarship fund for students from his native Virginia. The dragon on the dorm logo is in honor of the Collins family crest, which features a dragon of its own. To learn more about this hall, visit rlh.wfu.edu/collins.

Famous Alumni: Tim Duncan (’97), multiple NBA All-Star and Olympic medalist, and Bill Haas (’04), winner of the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup in 2011, are on the Collins all-time roster.


Collins Faculty Fellows

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Feb 18, 2020: 5&Under Alumni Presentations/Reception at START Gallery

February 18, 2020

Please join us for stArt gallery's annual 5&Under series. This year, alums Natalie Brashear... Read More »


Feb 18, 2020: Motherwell: product. placement. at Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery

February 18, 2020

This exhibition will focus on the collages and collage-prints of Robert Motherwell which employ... Read More »


Feb 18, 2020: Cultures, Contexts, & Collectors at Museum of Anthropology

February 18, 2020

Every object has a story. Their stories become entwined with people as they are bought, sold,... Read More »


Feb 18, 2020: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World at Museum of Anthropology

February 18, 2020

Our world is connected more than ever before by global travel and trade, by technology—and by... Read More »