Oliver

Address: 1815 Naismith Drive, Lawrence Kansas

Phone: (country code +1) 785-864-4911​

Oliver Hall is located on Naismith Drive, nearby is Allen Fieldhouse. Oliver Hall enjoys the convenience of having a dining center and a music practice room in their building. All of Oliver’s rooms are designed as traditional two-person rooms, though students may arrange single occupancy on a limited basis. The hall is coed by wing.

Studying for finals

Oliver hosted a Bollywood evening


Teaching traditional dance on Bollywood night in Oliver Hall


Oliver has traditional two-person rooms


Oliver Hall main lobby.


Studying in Oliver Hall main lobby.


Finals Week in Oliver Hall main lobby.


Oliver Hall main lobby.


Oliver's shared community bath features private showers and dressing rooms.


Oliver Hall two-person bedroom.


Two-person bedroom, built-in dresser with mirror, and closets.


Bedrooms come furnished with beds, desk, and chairs. Dressers are built-in.

Contributing to Academics

  • Wireless Internet
  • Print your class assignments at the "print anywhere" stations in your hall
  • Study space on each floor

 

Your Room

  • Lofted bed
  • Extra-long twin mattress
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Built in dresser with mirror
  • Closet
  • Trash can
  • Venetian blinds

 

Your Hall

  • 660 coed residents (view hall layout)
  • Dining Center located on main floor
  • Living rooms on each floor
  • KU Card-operated laundry areas
  • Opened in 1966; floor lobbies upgraded 2011

 

Have Fun Here

  • Located near Ambler Recreation Center, Allen Fieldhouse and other sports facilities
  • Large lounge space on main floor for studying and entertaining
  • Ping-Pong and pool table
  • O-Zone retail dining facility
  • O-Town Showdown competition series between floors
  • One piano on the main floor and another in the basement

Annette Hunthrop
Complex Director
785-864-4047
ahunthrop@ku.edu

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Kendra Adcock
Administrative Assistant
785-864-4013
k073t044@ku.edu

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