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Lawson Hall was named in honor of Elizabeth K. Lawson. Lawson Hall opened at the start of the 1967 fall semester and was formally dedicated in February of 1968. Dr. Lawson was Dean of Women for 27 years prior to her retirement.   

Quick Facts
Location: South Quad
Hall Type: Co-Ed
Occupancy:  288 Residents
Room Types:

Physical Singles, Doubles and Triples

Room Layout

A/C: Yes
Floors: Single Tower with 5 residential floors, a lobby, and a basement
Break Periods: Closed

Sarah Jacobs, Complex Director
Kiley Sturm, Associate Resident Director
5 Resident Assistants, 1 Senior Staff Assistant, 1 Secretary

Desk Hours of Operation:

Mon-Fri: 8am to Midnight
Sat: 10am to Midnight, Sun: Noon to Midnight

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number 217-581-5131
Mailing Address Room # Lawson Hall            
2151 4th Street 
Charleston, IL 61920-4063
Facebook Page Facebook.com/EIULawsonHall

Amenities:Work Order

•Direct Internet Connection in Room
•Wireless Internet
•Front Desk
•Community Kitchenettes
•Stackable Furniture (on 3rd - 6th and 9th floors)
•Community Bathrooms
•Pool table in basement
•2 Elevators
•TV Lounge
•Meeting Room/Classroom/Study Area
•Vending Machines
•Cable Television Service
•Laundry Facilities on each floor