A Northwestern student works on homework in his dorm room.

Colenbrander Hall

Built in 1960, Colenbrander Hall—nicknamed “Coly”—houses 215 men. Hall traditions include the Coly Christmas Bash and spring hog roast.

"Most of my friends freshman year were juniors or seniors. They gave me grace and challenged me to grow in my faith." Lincoln Morris, Colenbrander Hall

Dustin Hamm , resident director

  • 3 floors/100 rooms
  • 2 students/room, shared bathrooms
  • 12x12 rooms with cinder block walls and tile floor
  • Bunk beds, closets, dressers, desks/chairs, bookshelves
  • Coin-operated laundry and community kitchen (students required to have a cafeteria meal plan)
  • Study and computer lounges
  • TV lounge with cable, game room