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Lincoln and Douglas Halls were completed in 1951 and named after the famous Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas presidential debate which was held in Coles County in September, 1858.   

Quick Facts
Location: East of the Student Recreation Center
Hall Type: All Female
24 Hour Visitation 
Capacity:  170 Residents
Room Types: Doubles and Triples
Room Layout 
A/C: Yes
Floors: 4 Residential Floors
Break Periods: Break Housing Offered
Staff: Elizabeth Wenger,Area Director,
Michelle Lisack, Associate Resident Director, 4 Resident Assistants
Desk Hours of Operation:

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

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number 217-581-5551
Mailing Address Room # Lincoln Hall
360 Grant Ave 
Charleston, IL 61920-3355
Facebook Page Facebook.com/EIULincolnHall

Amenities:Work Order

•Direct Internet Connection in Room
•Wireless Internet
•Community Kitchenettes
•Semi-Private Bathrooms
•TV Lounge/Study lounges on each floor
•Vending Machines
•Cable Television Service
•Laundry Facilities located in basement