To provide a safe and holistic living environment that supports the social and academic goals and personal growth of the residents.
Unique Thompson Events and Traditions
- Scavenger Hunt (one of our oldest traditions): our new residents team up with a returning residents and go on a city-wide scavenger hunt
- Ping Pong/Pool Tournament: Thompson residents play single elimination rounds of ping pong and/or pool
- Haunted Thompson (a well-known tradition): a team of volunteer residents and RAs sets up a haunted house that is open to the Simpson community
- Thompson Game Night: a night of board games and massive multi-player video gaming
- Christmas Dance Party: a Christmas-themed dance party that is open to the Simpson community
- Man Night: the men of the Simpson community compete in rigorous activities such as bench pressing, push-ups, pull-ups, arm wrestling, milk drinking contests and more
- The Scottish Games: the men of the Simpson community compete in Thompson's version of the Highland Games, complete with kilts.
- Thompson BBQ (our last event of the year): Thompson residents gather together and enjoy a tasty BBQ served and prepared by their RAs as a way to celebrate the end of the year.
- Full community kitchen
- Full laundry facilities
- Lobby on each floor
- Ping pong table
- Pool table
- Foosball table
- Flat-screen with Direct TV