Ylvisaker Hall

Ylvisaker Hall

Ylvisaker Hall is a first-year residence hall located across from Sampson Hoffland Laboratories and Valders Hall of Science and near the Center for Faith and Life. Ylvisaker Hall houses 256 first-year students in two-person rooms.

Comparison Ylvisaker Brandt Olson
Quiet floor
Wellness floor
Social lounge
Laundry room
Computer lab
Elevator access
Volleyball court
Parking lot
Double Room Rate $4,560 $4,560 $4,560
Triple Room Rate n/a $4,210 $4,210
Quad Room Rate n/a $4,210 n/a

Room Dimensions and Furnishings

  • Two person rooms are 10-feet-10-inches by 15-feet-2-inches
  • Provided furnishings for each student: twin extra-long bed, desk, desk chair, wardrobe, and 4-drawer dresser. Beds are bunkable but may not be lofted.

Quick Facts

  • Named for Luther’s fifth president, J. Wilhelm Ylvisaker
  • Ylvisaker is pronounced “ill-vuh-soccer”
  • Built in 1964 and remodeled in 2002