Back when I went to college (while the newly formed Earth was still cooling), the female residences were not only separate buildings, but they were also located in what seemed like the adjacent county. Mapquest or GPS would have been a big help for us to have found our way there for visits or on "date night" (don't you just love those antiquated terms?).
If you're a parent reading this, how would you feel about having your son or daughter living in the same smallish dorm room with a member of the opposite sex? Well, to help you fine-tune your opinions, here's the latest news about coed dorm-room housing: