Housing Tours

You are invited to tour KU Student Housing options during the academic year. There is no need to call ahead to reserve a tour—just be at the location listed below at the appropriate time. Here are tour times—and welcome to The University of Kansas!

RESIDENCE HALLS

All residence hall tours begin at the KU Visitors Center, 1502 Iowa Street. Tours are available when KU is in session. You’ll be able to see Ellsworth Hall, Templin Hall, and the showroom in Daisy Hill Commons.
Times and dates: 
Mondays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

SCHOLARSHIP HALLS

All scholarship hall tours begin at Crawford Community Center, 1346 Louisiana Street.
Times and dates: 
11 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday during the academic year. 

STOUFFER PLACE

Tours begin at the Stouffer Place front desk (North Tower), 1835 Ousdahl Road.  
Times and dates:
Noon – 2 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

JAYHAWKER TOWERS

Tours begin at Jayhawker Tower B front desk, 1603 W. 15th Street.
Times and dates:
3 p.m.-5 p.m., Mondays and Fridays.

Res Hall brochure    Apt brochure    Schol Hall brochure


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