Residence Life

The Department of Residence Life strives to provide a safe, comfortable and clean environment for residence hall students at a reasonable cost.
There are dedicated staff committed to helping build a sense of community where students are actively involved in shaping their out-of-classroom experiences.


In order to be eligible to live on campus, you must:

  • Be an enrolled student at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls
  • Be determined eligible by the Department of Residence Life
  • Eligibility also may be extended to students of other than University education programs through Regent approval.

Residency Regulations

  • Freshmen and sophomore students (students who have not earned 60 or more credits as of the first day of classes)
  • Under the age of 21 who are not veterans, married, single parents, or living with parent(s) or legal guardian(s) within the approved commuting distance, are required to live in university residence halls and participate in one of the standard meal plans.

There are eleven university residence halls with 2,400 students.

  • Crabtree  266  coed  
  • Grimm  240  coed  
  • McMillan  240  coed  
  • Parker  266  coed   
  • Hathorn  360  coed  
  • Johnson  294  coed  
  • May  196  coed  
  • Prucha  194 coed 
  • Stratton  196  scatter coed
  • Ames Suites 240 sophomore coed
  • South Fork Suites  240  upperclass coed

Did you know?
With 40 percent of our student body living on campus, we are one of the most residential campuses in the University of Wisconsin System. Living on campus offers not-to-be-missed opportunities that provide lasting friendships and memories for years to come.

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911