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McKinney Hall was named in honor of Isabel McKinney the head of the English Department. The building was completed in 1958. Isabel is also credited for authoring Eastern’s School Song.  

Quick Facts
Location: Center of Campus/ just west of Booth Library
Hall Type: Co-Ed floors with single-gender rooms
Capacity:  143 Residents
Room Types: Doubles and Triples
Room Layout
A/C: Yes- controlled in room
Floors: 2 Floors
Break Periods: Closed
Staff: Jorge El-Azar, Associate Resident Director,
4 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 217-581-2878
Mailing Address Room # McKinney Hall
1907 4th Street 
Charleston, IL 61920-3944
Facebook Page Facebook.com/EIUMcKinneyHall

Amenities:Work Order

•Direct Internet Connection in Room
•Wireless Internet
•Community Kitchenettes
•Semi-Private Bathrooms
•TV Lounge
•Meeting Room/Study Area
•Vending Machines
•Cable Television Service
•Laundry Facilities located in basement
•Front Desk