Leadership & Employment

Hall Council


Hall Council is a student organization available to everyone living in the residence halls.

Thank you for your interest in leading where you live by joining Hall Council. The information below will help you learn more about Hall Council and how to get involved. If you have any questions, please contact your Hall Council Advisor.

Express Interest in Hall Council

What is Hall Council?

Hall Council is a group of student leaders in a residence hall who:

  • coordinate fun events and activities in the hall with a budget of $1,000
  • foster relationships and inclusion among residents in the hall
  • allocate and approve funding for hall events and improvements
  • engage in leadership development opportunities
  • represent and advocate for all residents on campus
  • establish open and honest communication within our residence halls
  • share feedback and recommendations to the Department of Residence Life
  • maintain beneficial academic and social atmospheres in our residence halls

Any resident can join their Hall Council as a member to assist in planning and implementing events, gather feedback from community members, gain leadership experiences, and much more! 

How to: Contact your Hall Council Advisor, Hall Director, or Resident Assistant to get involved with Hall Council.

Residence Hall Association Meetings: Thursdays at 6:00PM. Contact your Hall Council Advisor, Hall Director, or Residence Life at for more information.


Two members of each Hall Council serve as representatives to Residence Hall Association (RHA). RHA is a collective of student representatives from every residence hall that serves as the official residence hall governing body.

RHA gathers Thursdays at 6 p.m. in the University Center - Willow River Room, located on the third floor.

At RHA meetings, representatives discuss and collorabate regarding the following topics: 

  • Residence hall and campus events
  • Upcoming Residence Life events and processes
  • Feedback from students living in the residence halls
  • RHA and Residence Life budget and feedback
  • Residence hall and campus issues

Residents can contact their Hall Council Advisor regarding meeting times and upcoming events. These are also highlighted in HD monthly emails.

Ames - Sam Witak

Crabtree - Jordan Cantele

Grimm - Paige Joosten

Hathorn - Hannah Quarnstrom

Johnson - Evan Fisher-Damsgard

May - Mae Yang

McMillan - Nick Lauer

Prucha - Evan Fisher-Damsgard

South Fork - Christian Chrisler

Stratton - Mae Yang

Residence Hall Association - Liz Brunner

Contact Us

Department of Residence Life
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
B3 East Hathorn Hall