Address:  1632 Engel Road, Lawrence Kansas

Phone: (country code +1) 785-864-8095

Hashinger Hall is a Center for the Creative Arts and to participants in the KU Academic Accelerator Program (a program for high ability international students). Hashinger is also open during University breaks. It is located atop Daisy Hill and in 2005, it was renovated to include a small theater, studio, rehearsal and performance space for residents. The Academic Resource Center in Hashinger also houses a satellite office of the KU Writing Center.

Hashinger Hall practice room

Hashinger Hall two-person room

The Studio and Pulse coffeeshop are located in Hashinger Hall
The resource center features computers, printers, music and art supplies.

Hospital Ships performing in Hashinger

Studying in the theater

Hashinger is the Center for the Creative Arts

The resource center features computers, sheet music, art supplies and more
Rooms are two-person and have a sink area

Hashinger Hall lobby

Looking at albums in the resource center.

Hashinger features a lofted bed with desk and dresser underneath.

One of Hashinger Hall's floor lobbies.

Two-person room, Hashinger Hall.

The resource center features computers, sheet music, art supplies and more.

Contributing to Academics

  • Center for the Performing Arts
  • Wireless Internet
  • Print your class assignments at the "print anywhere" stations in your hall
  • Faculty Partner who lives in the building


Your Room

  • Lofted bed
  • Extra-long twin mattress
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Dresser
  • Closet
  • Sink with mirror
  • Trash can
  • Venetian blinds


Your Hall

  • Located on Daisy Hill
  • Two-person rooms with sink (view hall layout)
  • 370 coed residents
  • Living rooms on each floor
  • KU Card-operated laundry areas
  • Opened in 1962; Renovated 2006


Have Fun Here

  • Enjoy practice rooms
  • See various shows and performances in the black box theater
  • Painting room
  • Textiles room
  • Studio space
  • Ping Pong, air hockey, and pool table
  • Walking distance from other students on Daisy Hill



Brian C. Tu
Complex Director


Joannie Grosdidier
Administrative Assistant

Marie S. McCarthy Hall

New Hall Mockup

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, traditional rooms, scholarship halls, and apartments
New Oswald and Self Residence Halls open in August
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