Mailing address: 1443 Alumni Place, Lawrence, Kansas 66044

Phone: (country code +1) 785-812-1756

Sellards features a large kitchen and dining room, living area and four-person rooms. Sellards women host the International Dinner each year that features food and programs from a specific country. In addition, Sellards hosts annual “Retro” and “Tropical” parties, as well as the annual International dinner: a different country is picked for the themed dinner each year.

Sellards Hall living room

Move-in day at Sellards. The women help the "new women" move in.

Move-in day at Sellards.

Redbud trees line the path to Sellards Hall.


Contributing to Academics

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

Your Room

  • Bunked beds
  • Regular twin mattresses
  • Built in dresser
  • Closet
  • Vanity and built in medicine cabinet
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Trash cans
  • Venetian blinds

Your Hall

  • Located near Memorial Stadium, the Kansas Union and Downtown Lawrence
  • Four-person bedroom and study area
  • About 50 female residents
  • KU Card-operated laundry areas
  • Opened in 1952

Have Fun Here

  • Residents are referred to as “Sellardites”
  • Traditional International Dinner
  • The "Ghost of Gertie" is often lovingly blamed when something strange occurs in the hall



New Stouffer Place 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