Chettinad Rani Meyyammai Hostel was started in the year 1976 with the vision of providing a home away from home. The hostel is managed by the Wellingdon Trust and is located in the heart of Chennai. The hostel ensures a safe, caring and hygienic environment for students, with all modern facilities. Smt. Sigapi Ramasamy, fondly known as Achi, was instrumental in the growth of the hostel from its inception. It was her desire to provide a safe and secure environment for the girls staying away from home. Her wholehearted involvement and willingness to take care of every need of the residents of the hostel was instrumental in realizing this vision.