Hall 3 is one of 11 hostels at IIT Kanpur. These hostels are numbered from 1 to 11 and are called "Hall of Residence" or just "Hall". Among all the halls, Hall 3 is one of the oldest hostel in IIT kanpur. It is located almost in the middle of all the halls. Residents of Hall 3 are undergraduate students excluding the final year students. Like all other halls, Hall 3 is full of greenery. It is spanned over 9400 sq. meter area and consists of 7 blocks each of which is having three wings.
- For reading purpose, there is a reading room and a computer room in the hall.
- Students can also issue books from reading room.
- There are many intra-hall competitions which are organised by Hall Executive Committee.
- Hall residents also participates in various inter-hall competitions.