CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
Haunted by female student who hung
herself from the rafters of the top floor when she got the bad news of
her beloved's death during the war.
400 East 8th Avenue, Ellensburg, Washington.
Central Washington University is located
about 30 miles (50 km) north of Yakima and 110 miles east-southeast of
In 1891 this institution of higher
learning began as Washington State Normal School. As the college grew
in size and enlarged it's class offerings and majors, it went through
several name changes. It was later changed to Central Washington College
of Education, Central Washington State College and finally to Central
While it continues to be one of the
fastest growing universities in the state of Washington, it is still has
a very strong teacher training program.
There are 19 residence halls which
provide housing anywhere from 35 to 255 students, offering them a variety
of attractive and complete housing and dining packages. Rooms today come
with furniture, basic FM-TV cable service, basic telephone service, utilities,
and coin-operated laundry facilities.
DESCRIPTION OF KAMOLA HALL -
Location of Kamola Hall - It is located
in the South west section of campus, right near University Way, between
McConnell Hall and Sue Lombard Hall Kamola Hall is a 4 storied, newly
renovated Residence Hall, which was finished in 2003. It was one of
two original residence halls and was built in the early 20th century.
It was housing students during WW I, WW II, the Korean War, The Viet Nam
War and still is very much in use today.
Kamola Hall - Haunted by female student
who hung herself from the rafters of the top floor where her room was
located when she got the bad news of her beloved's death during the war.
* Residents who live in the building
still hear knocks on the door, see doors open and close on whim.
* Residents have been treated to strange
noises which are unaccountable.
* On occasion throughout the years,
the living have seen her apparition.
It seems to still be home to this
still grieving entity.