Olson Hall

The entrance to Olson Hall

Olson Hall is a first-year and upper-class residence hall located near Koren and the Center for the Arts. Olson Hall houses 196 first-year students in three-person rooms. Upper-class students are housed in an adjoining wing in four-person suites (two rooms connected by a common room).

Comparison Olson Brandt Ylvisaker
Quiet floor
Wellness floor
Social lounge
Laundry room
Kitchen
Computer lab
Elevator access
Volleyball court
Parking lot
Double Room Rate $3,570 $3,570 $3,570
Triple Room Rate $3,300 $3,300 n/a
Quad Room Rate n/a $3,300 n/a

Room Dimensions and Furnishings

  • Three-person rooms measure 14 feet by 16 feet
  • Provided furnishings for each student: twin extra-long bed, desk, desk chair, desk hutch, 3-drawer dresser, extra headboard for high lofting of beds, and a built-in closet

Quick Facts

  • Named after Luther's third president, Oscar L. Olson
  • Built in 1955 and renovated in 2004
  • Martin Luther statue in front of Olson is identical to one that stands in Worms, Germany