• An exterior view of McMillan Hall
  • Two roommates talk to each other under a lofted bed.
  • A student looks through their closet in McMillan hall
  • A McMillan Hall room including a bed, desk, and chair
  • Two students play foosball in the McMillan basement. A beverage and snack machine are in the background.
  • Two students talk in the McMillan Hall basement kitchen
  • Two students sit under their lofted beds in the room to talk.
  • Two students hang out on lounge furniture in the McMillan Hall media room
  • The McMillan Hall basement laundry room has four washers and four dryers
  • J McMillan Hall bathroom has multiple private shower rooms and toilet rooms with two sinks next to each other. Mirrors and hand dryers are also in the bathrooms.

Residence Life

McMillan Hall

McMillan is located on the east side of campus and houses approximately 250 students. First year students are eligible to live in McMillan hall. First year students are those in their first two semester of college since graduating from high school, whether or not they have already taken college courses.

NEW Starting Fall 2024:

Two floors in McMillan Hall will be open to all students.

McMillan hall is a co-ed building by room. There may be a room of two men who live next door to two women. Please review Hall Amenities below regarding the renovated bathroom style in McMillan hall. 

Nearby, students will find Rodli hall, parking lot O, sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, and an expansive lawn. The hall is named after former Professor Mary Burt McMillan.

Themed Communities

Substance Free Community This community is for students who choose to live a substance free lifestyle. By selecting this community, both residents and their guests agree that use of alcohol or illegal drugs as defined by Wisconsin state law and university policy is prohibited. The Substance Free Community is on a first-year-student-only floor.


Hall Amenities

  • Common areas on each floor with chairs, couches, and tables to study or socialize
  • Multiple renovated bathrooms including more privacy than traditional community-style bathrooms. This includes private toilet rooms, shower rooms, and private full bathrooms.
  • Basement including:
    • Free laundry
    • Private & group study rooms
    • Beverage & snack machines
    • Televisions, seating areas, tables
    • Kitchen with ovens, stoves, sinks, and a refrigerator/freezer

Room Amenities

  • McMillan hall rooms are 11' x 15'
  • Updated bedroom furniture
  • Two loftable beds with twin extra-long mattresses
  • Two dressers and closets
  • Two study desks and chairs
  • One MicroFridge (refrigerator and microwave)
  • Two mirrors and towel bars
  • Garbage and recycling bins
  • Wireless internet
  • Tiled floor

Your Hall Director

Katy Robbins
Katy Robbins
Schedule an appointment.
Phone: 715-425-3966
Office: 110 McMillan Hall

Community Assistant

Gretchen Casper

Hall Mailing Address

(Room #) McMillan Hall
700 E Cascade Ave
River Falls, WI 54022
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Department of Residence Life
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
B3 East Hathorn Hall