Krehbiel

Mailing address: 1301 Ohio Street, Lawrence Kansas 66044

Phone: (country code +1) 785-812-3715

Opened in 2008, Krehbiel Hall honors Carl Krehbiel’s parents. The hall is an 18,000 square foot, three-story building contains two-person rooms and four-person suites. It also features energy-efficient geothermal heating and cooling. When the residents are not playing basketball on the attached court, they enjoy music and have hosted a Swing ‘n’ Jazz Extravaganza.

Entry hall at Krehbiel looking into the living room.


The living room.
 
The music room.


Dining room.


Dining room.


The dining room has an adjoining patio area for barbecues and social events.


Krehbiel kitchen. On the menu this day: Tilapia with lemon and dill.

 
Krehbiel has an antique snooker table, courtesy of the hall benefactor.

 
An upstairs lobby.

 
Two-person suite. Rooms come furnished with bed, dresser, desk and chair.

 
Krehbiel Hall traditionally hosts the '20s Dance.

 

Contributing to Academics

  • Wireless Internet
  • Academic Resource Center with computers, printers and study aids

Your Room

  • Bed (limited number of lofting equipment available)
  • Extra-long twin mattress
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Closet
  • Sink with mirror (in two-person rooms)
  • Bathroom (in four-person rooms)
  • Trash cans
  • Venetian blinds

Your Hall

  • Located near Memorial Stadium, the Kansas Union and Downtown Lawrence
  • Two-person rooms and four-person suites
  • About 50 male residents
  • Energy-efficient geothermal heating and cooling unit
  • KU card-operated laundry areas
  • Opened in 2008

Have Fun Here

  • 1920s antique Snooker table (pool table)
  • Annual '20s Dance
  • Parlor room with fireplace, piano and room to study
  • Study room and lounge on each floor
  • Strong community centered around music

             

 


New apartments open 2018!
More than $200,000 in annual scholarships to returning residents
Academic success: More than 94 percent of first-time, full-time freshmen in student housing enroll for the next semester
5,100 residents choose student housing each year
Residence hall rates are almost $2,000 less per year than the national average for public schools
— College Board
$4 million alumni gift funded Krehbiel Scholarship Hall
Options include suites, private bedroom with shared bath, two-person rooms, scholarship halls, and apartments
Oswald and Self residence halls opened in 2015
One bill covers all costs: room, food, utilities, and wireless Internet
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities