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Thomas Hall was named in honor of Simeon E. Thomas, who was the head and sole member of the Department of Social Science. He was employed by the first president of Eastern, Livingston C. Lord.

Quick Facts
Location: South Quad
Hall Type: Co-Ed
Honors Housing on 1 South for Men and 2 South & 4 South for Women
Occupancy: 255 Residents
Room Types:

Physical Singles, Doubles, and Deluxe Doubles

Room Layout

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

Lauren Bergholz, Complex Director
Yanik Flowers, Associate Resident Director
5 Resident Assistants, 1 Secretary

Desk Hours of Operation:

Mon-Fri: 9 a.m. to Midnight
Sat: 10 a.m. to Midnight, Sun: Noon to Midnight

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number: 217-581-3079
Mailing Address: Room # Thomas Hall
2120 7th Street
Charleston, IL 61920-4065
Facebook Page: Facebook.com/EIUThomasHall

Amenities:Work Order

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