Student housing options

Our traditional campus in Columbia, Missouri, has five residence halls.

All of our halls have air-conditioning, and rooms have internet and limited cable services.

Each room comes with a twin-size beds, chest of drawers, desks, desk chairs and closets. Additionally, each hall has a laundry room with washers and dryers that are free to use.

Find halls on the interactive campus map

New Hall

New Hall opened Fall 2019 and provides modern living and learning spaces featuring the latest amenities. It houses 150 students along with the Robert W. Plaster School of Business. It features: 

  • Double-room suites connected by full bathrooms
  • In-room vanity and sink
  • Community kitchens
  • Student lounges
  • Carpeted rooms
  • Secure elevator entrances
  • Outdoor terrace

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Banks Hall

Many first-year students call Banks Hall home. It features:

  • Double-occupancy rooms approximately 13' x 15'
  • Lounges on each floor
  • Community style bathrooms on each floor with numerous shower stalls
  • Community kitchen
  • Computer lab
  • Carpeted rooms

Room tour View room layout

Hughes Hall

This female-only hall provides students with a unique living environment. It features:

  • Double-occupancy rooms approximately 13' x 15'
  • Double-room suite connected by full bathrooms
  • Hardwood floors and traditional architecture 
  • Three community kitchens
  • Special apartment-style rooms for returning students

Room tour View room layout

Miller Hall

Many returning students call Miller Hall home. It features:

  • Double-room suites approximately 12' x 14'
  • Double-room suites connected by full bathrooms
  • Two community lounges with kitchens
  • Two study rooms
  • Carpeted rooms
  • Pool table

Room tour View room layout

Cougar Village

Cougar Village is an apartment complex for returning upperclassmen. Apartments include:

  • Rooms ranging from 10' x 12 to 12' x 14'
  • Furnished living rooms
  • Washer and dryers
  • Kitchens with microwave and full-size refrigerators 
  • Bedrooms and living rooms are carpeted

Room tour View room layout

Additional room features

Here are additional details about our residence hall rooms based on frequently asked questions.

  • Mattresses are standard twin size
  • Beds in all rooms may be bunked (contact residence hall staff for assistance)
  • Students may bring furniture as long as pieces fit around college-issued furniture, which must remain in rooms
  • All rooms are equipped with smoke detectors
  • Refrigerators 4.6 cubic feet are permitted in the residence halls
  • Microwaves are not allowed in rooms but are available in community kitchens
  • Hot plates, coffee pots and toasters are not allowed in rooms
  • Vacuum cleaners are available for check out from hall staff
  • Community bathrooms in Banks Hall are cleaned Monday-Friday; suite-style bathrooms and apartment bathrooms are cleaned once per week
Graphic rendering of New Hall suite. Graphic rendering of New Hall Suite: Two bedrooms, each containing two twin beds, two desks, two bedside tables, two small closets, and a sink next to the bathroom. The adjoining partial bathroom contains a shower and a toilet with two doors joining each room.
Graphic rendering of Banks Hall suite. Graphic rendering of Banks Hall dorm room containing two twin beds, two desks, two bedside tables and two closets.
Graphic rendering of Miller Hall suite. Graphic rendering of Miller Hall suite: Two bedrooms, each containing two twin beds, one large desk with two chairs and two closets. The adjoining bathroom contains a shower, a sink and a toilet, with two doors joining each room.
Graphic rendering of Hughes Hall suite. Graphic rendering of Hughes Hall suite: Two bedrooms, each containing two twin beds, two desks and chairs. One larger closet for one room, two smaller closets in the other room. The adjoining bathroom contains a shower, a sink and a toilet, with two doors joining each room.
Graphic rendering of Cougar Village suite. Graphic rendering of Cougar Village suite: Four bedrooms, each containing a twin bed, desk, bedside table, and closet. Two full bathrooms, each adjoining two rooms. One kitchen containing counter space, a fridge, a stove a sink, cabinets, a washer and dryer and a closet for hanging clothes. One living room with two couches, a television and a coat closet.