Welcome to Douthart Hall

exterior view of Douthart Hall

About Douthart

Douthart is a women's scholarship hall located between Spooner Hall on Jayhawk Boulevard, and Crawford Community Center, the gathering place for all scholarship halls. Douthart Hall opened in 1954 and is home to 50 female residents.

Douthart Hall is named in honor of Lela Douthart, a teacher at Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, Kansas, and her sister, Ava Douthart Chronister, a member of KU's class of 1889 who died in 1945.


  • Douthart Hall

  • 1345 Louisiana Street

  • Lawrence, Kansas 66044

Crawford Scholarship Hall Community Center Phone