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Taylor Hall opened in 1966 and was named in honor of Edson H. Taylor, who was a faculty member on the day the university opened in 1899. Mr. Taylor was acting president of the university for four and one-half months following the death of Mr. Livingston C. Lord.  

Quick Facts
Location: South Quad
Hall Type: Co-Ed
Occupancy:  280 Residents
Room Types:

Physical Singles and Doubles

Room Layout

A/C: Yes
Floors: 5 residential floors in two towers with a lobby and a basement
Break Periods: Closed

Sarah Jacobs, Complex Director
Cole Kallio-CrotteauAssociate Resident Director 
5 Resident Assistants, 1 Secretary

Desk Hours of Operation:

Mon-Fri: 9am to Midnight 
Sat: 10am to Midnight, Sun: Noon to Midnight

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number: 217-581-3333
Mailing Address: Room # Taylor Hall
2121 4th Street 
Charleston, IL 61920-4064
Facebook Page Facebook.com/EIUTaylorHall

Amenities:Work Order

•Direct Internet Connection in Room
•Wireless Internet 
•Front Desk
•Community Kitchenette
•Community Bathrooms
•Res-Net Support Center
•Elevator in North Tower
•TV Lounge/Study Lounge on each floor
•Meeting Room/Classroom/Study Area in basement
•Vending Machines
•Cable Television Service
•Laundry Facilities in basement