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Ford Hall is central to campus and it is one of three smaller communities collectively known as the Triad. This two-story building has co-ed floors, with single-gender rooms.

For more pictures of Ford Hall, visit our Flickr.


Ford Hall was completed in 1958 and was named in honor of Ellen Ford, a Latin teacher and Dean of the College.

Quick Facts
Location: Center of campus, just west of Booth Library
Hall Type: Co-Ed floors with single-gender rooms
Capacity: 142 Residents
Room Types:

Doubles and Triples
Room Layout
Room Photos

A/C: Yes - controlled in room
Floors: 4 Residential Floors in two wings
Break Periods: Closed
Staff: Makenzie Joseph, Associate Resident Director
Patrick Woodward, Assistant Director

4 Resident Assistants
Desk Hours of Operation:

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

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number 217-581-2878
Mailing Address Room # Ford Hall
1867 4th Street
Charleston, IL 61920-3943
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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

Click here to complete a Work Order.

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Contact Information

Housing & Dining Services

MLK Jr., University Union,
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
Fax: 217-581-6489

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