Residence Hall Director
Wallace Hall Information
Wallace Hall is located on the corner of Macalester Street and Summit Avenue. Originally constructed in 1907, Wallace Hall is the oldest residence hall on campus. Now a co-ed dorm, Wallace once housed only women. The building is known for its hardwood floors, marble staircases, the formal lounge, and historical charm. Spacious triple and double rooms with lovely views were added on fourth floor during the 2002 hall renovation.
Resident Information: Wallace houses 165 sophomores. Floors are co-ed and rooms are single gender. Meal plans are required of all residents.
Room Furnishings: Wallace has traditional-style furniture with beds that can be lofted or bunked, desks, and a lounge chair in each room. All rooms in Wallace have sinks. Mattresses are twin extra long, 36″ x 80.”
Room Style: Most rooms are traditional style doubles and triples. Wallace also has some double and quad suite-style rooms, and rooms with lofts.
Study Room/Lounges: The large, formal lounge with Steinway piano is on first floor. Study rooms on second, third and fourth floors.
Kitchen: The kitchen next to the formal lounge, includes a stove, microwave, work-space and sink.
Computer Labs/Internet Access: Wireless internet is widely available throughout campus and residence hall rooms. Each room also has Ethernet ports for times when students may prefer to use a wired internet connection. Computer labs are located in Doty, Dupre, and Kirk halls. Computers are also available for general student use in George Draper Dayton Hall and the SOC, located on second floor in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center.
Restrooms: Each floor as one men’s and one women’s restroom.
Laundry Facilities: A large laundry room for use by Wallace, 30 Mac, and Bigelow residents is located in the 30 Mac basement.