About John Adams Hall
John Adams Hall, also known as John Adams Tower, is a skyscraper in Amherst, Massachusetts that is built in the modernist style. It is named after former vice president and President of the United States John Adams. It is part of the Southwest Residential Area at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. When was built, it was known as the Southwest (South) Dormitory I. The building is also among the five top tallest dorms at the university and the Umass system.