Sunderland is located in the heart of the central campus on a hill overlooking the main classroom facilities, the library, and Gladfelter Student Center. Warren Wilson's largest residence hall, it is a three-story brick structure with an elevator, and is the closest of all the student residences to important WWC facilities. One hundred thirty-four people may stay in Sunderland. The MFA program offices, the Writing Center, the Swannanoa Gathering, are also located in the building. Sunderland's kitchen and laundry facilities are located in the basement, and there are community bathrooms on each hall. Rooms are typically 10' by 15', either one or two opening windows, and air-conditioning during warmer months.