Marie S. McCarthy Hall

1741 Naismith Drive, Lawrence, KS 66045



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2-person apartment kitchen, living room, bedroom.

Recreation room overlooking half-court basketball court.

Dining room and community kitchen.

Third-floor patio and balcony overlooking KU campus.

Studying together on the third-floor patio and balcony.

Main lobby living room.

Front desk overlooks main living room. Half-court basketball court at right.

Half-court basketball court for all residents.

Comfy seating with a view of the half-court basketball court for all residents.

Barbershop overlooking the half-court basketball court.

McCarthy Hall media room for all residents.

Historic Allen Fieldhouse basketball court with Jayhawk graphic.

It's just a short walk from the on-campus McCarthy Hall to class (and Allen Fieldhouse).

Welcome to McCarthy Hall.

The McCarthy Hall apartment complex features two-bedroom, two bath apartments, and four-bedroom, two-bath apartments for 38 male residents. This apartment building also features a half-court basketball court, media room, audio-video access control, study rooms and a lounge on each floor and free laundry.

Marie S. McCarthy Hall apartments consist of a living room, dining room and full kitchen. McCarthy Hall offers continuous occupancy (summer contracts are available.) The complex opened in August 2015.

There has been a change in the alcohol policy for apartments. See full policy here.

McCarthy Hall offers:

  • Private bedrooms, queen-size beds
  • On-site staff
  • Information desk
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishwashers
  • Free laundry
  • Optional meal plans and rental furniture packages

Other features of the apartment building will include study rooms and a lounge on each floor, laundry facilities, a multipurpose room with kitchen, a recreation room, media room, audio-video access control, and a half-court basketball court.

Complex Director, Downs Hall, McCarthy Hall
Assistant Complex Director, McCarthy

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