Residence Halls

Urbana University offers a variety of housing options for students living on campus. Each has it's own benefits. Every room on campus is equipped with the following: bed, mattress, window blinds, desk, chair, drawer space and closet space or a wardrobe per resident. 

Download the Residence Hall comparison fact sheet.

Traditional Housing Options

Hazard and Sycamore Halls

  • Semi-private rooms (all first-time freshmen will share a room with another roommate)
  • Community bath facilities
  • Hazard & Sycamore Halls both feature comfortable living arrangements and air-conditioning
  • Hazard & Sycamore Room Dimensions:
    • Floor: 11'8" x 16' Window: 4'8" x 4'

Sycamore Hall

Sycamore Room

Sycamore Lobby

Syc. Laundry

Syc. Restroom

Syc. Shower

Syc. Classroom


Hazard Lobby

Haz. Room

Haz. Restroom

Haz. Laundry


McConnell Hall

  • Urbana University's newest residence hall
  • Co-ed bulding, single sex per pod
  • Private and semi-private room options
  • Kitchenette available for student use
  • Wireless network access
  • Approximate room dimensions:
    • Double: 11’8” x 16’ Window:  4’8” x 4’
    • Single: 10’9” x 8’4”  Window:  4’8” x 4’
    •  8’4”  Window:  4’8” x 4’

Welcome to McConnell Hall

McConnell 'Pod'

MCC Room

Quiet/TV Lounge in each Pod


South Hall

  •  Semi-private rooms (all first-time freshmen will share a room with another roommate)
  • Community bath facilities
  • South Hall is not air conditioned; Students should bring window fans -  window or in-room A/C units are NOT permitted.
  • All halls are single-sex halls
  • South Hall are adjacent to the Dining Commons
  • South Hall Dimensions:
    • Floor: 9'7" x 13'7"
    • Window: 3'5" x 4'1"

Suite Style Living

Hickory & Ross Halls

  • Three bedrooms, two baths, and shared living area per suite
  • Two residents per bedroom
  • All suites are single-sex suites
  • All suites are air-conditioned
  • Approximate Room Dimensions:
    • Living Room: 13'5" x 15' Window: 5' x 3'
    • Bedroom A: 11' x 12'6" Window: 4' x 3'
    • Bedroom B: 11'8" x 12'8" Window: 5' x 3'
    • Bedroom C: 12' x 12'8" Window: 4' x 3'


  • Cable: Cable is available in each room of the residence halls. Basic cable service is available through the university. Students with a cable ready TV or converter box will be able to access the regular service channels offered. At this time, premium channels are not available to residence hall rooms or suites.
  • Coin Machines Hazard, McConnell, Sycamore Halls
  • Computer Labs: Hazard Lounge, and Sycamore Lounge
  • Laundry Facilities  Hazard, McConnell, and Sycamore Halls, basement of Ross and Hickory Halls
  • Network Access Network access is available from every room on campus.
  • Phones: Phone service to each room is provided on request by Urbana University. Phones for Urbana University's system are provided by the Information Technology by request. Phones from home will not work as this is a Voice over IP (VOIP) system.


From Our Alumni

"I encourage you to take advantage of every opportunity Urbana University has to offer.  Soak up as much experience as you can. Experience is crucial to success."

-Kyle Wunderlich    
Class of '05