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A co-ed by floor, five-story facility. It is one of four residence halls that comprise the South Quad. 

For more pictures of Taylor Hall, visit our Flickr.


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
Capacity:  520 Residents
Room Types:

Physical Singles and Doubles
Room Layout
Room Photos

A/C: Yes
Floors: 5 Residential Floors in two towers
Break Periods: Closed

Candace Thompson, Associate Resident Director
Sarah Jacobs, Complex Director
5 Resident Assistants, 1 Secretary

Desk Hours of Operation:

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

Desk Assistant Application

Front Desk Number: 217-581-3333
Mailing Address: Room # Taylor Hall
2121 4th Street 
Charleston, IL 61920-4064
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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

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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