Department of Residential Life

Mitchell Hall

Mitchell Hall, which houses about 451 women and men, is renowned for its backyard on the Mississippi River. Generations of students have used "Mitchell Beach" for recreation and relaxation.

Each floor has three kitchens with stoves, microwaves, ironing boards and sinks. Please note that in the basement, many rooms have moveable furniture and some rooms are larger than others. 

The main lounge has air conditioning has a large screen TV, a pool table and ping-pong table. An adjoining room has a piano.


The Mass Communications Living Learning Community makes its home here. Learn about our communities.


Mitchell Hall is one of two residential communities designated to serve students with special needs. For more information, email or contact Student Accessibility Services.