Grace Pearson

Mailing address: 1335 Louisiana Street, Lawrence Kansas 66044 

Phone: (country code +1) 785-812-1772

Grace Pearson is co-ed scholarship hall option beginning with the 2019-20 school year. One floor of Grace Pearson houses women in its four-person rooms. Grace Pearson is referred to as “GP” to avoid confusion with Pearson Scholarship Hall and the residents of “Grace’s Place” have been the two-year champions of Schol Hall Olympics intra-hall competition that occurs during Hawk Week. Their traditions include the Annual Coffee House and Valentine’s Day Formal.

Women's room.

GP living room.

Dining room.

Any schol hall resident can perform at Coffeehouse.

Any schol hall resident can perform at Coffeehouse.

A poetry reading during GP Coffeehouse.

GP Spirit Call during the ASHC picnic.

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
  • Free laundry
  • Opened in 1955

Have Fun Here

  • Trophy case features collection of basketball memorabilia
  • A gong signals meal times
  • Annual coffee house talent show for the scholarship hall community
  • Referred to as “GP” so as to not be confused with Pearson Scholarship Hall
  • Ping-Pong table



How to explore your housing choices

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