S&F Residence Hall is located, about 10 minutes from the Porteous building. It houses approximately 40 students in an independent living community; students are in either single, double, or triple apartments. MECA shares the building with Portland community members. The community is quiet and focused on the smaller apartment communities. S&F is only available to BFA upperclassmen and graduate students. Each apartment has a bathroom, washer and dryer, and full kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, freezer, oven, stove, dishwasher, and sink. Apartments have both heat and AC adjustable per room. The floor plans are open; students share bedrooms in the apartments. All rooms are furnished with a standard twin bed, dresser, desk, and desk chair for each student. Rooms are equipped both WiFi and ethernet.
S&F is wheelchair accessible and has an elevator. MECA students are housed on the first three floors. The S&F Common Room, located on the first floor has a bathroom, couches, a TV, games, working tables and bike racks. The common room is locked and only accessible to MECA students.
All residence halls are locked 24/7. Only residential students have access to the residence halls. All residence halls have Resident Assistants living in each community.