University Housing at Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Allen Hall

Allen Hall is home to the Unit One Living-Learning Community. Unit One provides a small-college environment with a creative and intellectually stimulating atmosphere in a strong community setting.

Location
Gregory Drive, Urbana
Nearby
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, CRCE
Gender
Coed split
Population
650
Room Types
Triples, Doubles, and Singles
Dining
Dining hall in lower level. Field of Greens offers vegetarian lunches Monday-Friday, and Leafy! offers vegetarian dinners on Wednesdays.
Unique Features
Allen Hall resident rooms have new, loftable furniture. Other hall features: darkroom, ceramics lab, in-hall classes for credit, and Guest-in-Residence program. New for fall 2014: in-room wireless Internet!
Resources
Study lounges, pianos, music practice rooms, vending machines, laundry room, 24-hour front desk services, library, computer lab

Why Students Love It Here

"I love the location of Allen Hall: it’s within a 5-minute walk of the Quad, and is close to residential neighborhoods. And it’s great to take classes in the basement of my hall! The atmosphere of Allen is unique. There are so many opportunities for bonding experiences and it’s easy to make friends and connections."

- Audrey

"Allen Hall is a second home to me. The people, programs, and perks are so helpful and fun, it was a no-brainer that I would choose to live here another year. Allen Hall set me up for a freshman year of success, and I can't wait to see what is in store for next year!"

- Erin

"I chose to stay at Allen Hall as a sophomore because of all of the amazing opportunities available to me. There are so many activities and events that would not be available to me anywhere else."

- Yael

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