Mailing address: 1426 Alumni Place, Lawrence Kansas 66044

Phone: (country code +1) 785-812-1770

Pearson men can usually be found hanging out on their large custom deck that residents designed and built. Think about joining the Pearsonites for a late night “Breakfast Schmekfast” or a thrilling celebration of the annual Lawn Rock-a-thon. Pearson residents live in traditional double rooms.

Contributing to Academics

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

Your Room

  • Bunked beds
  • Twin extra-long mattresses
  • Built in dressers and medicine cabinet
  • Closets
  • Desks
  • Desk chairs
  • Trash cans
  • Venetian blinds
  • Communal bathroom

Your Hall

  • Located near Memorial Stadium, the Kansas Union, and Downtown Lawrence
  • Traditional two-person rooms
  • 50 male residents
  • Free laundry
  • Opened in 1952; upgrades in 1992

Have Fun Here

  • Hosts the annual Breakfast Schmeckfest event
  • Annual Pearson Lawn Rock-a-thon event

Typical two-bedroom in Pearson

Typical two-bedroom in Pearson

Typical two-bedroom in Pearson


Rock-a-thon out front of Pearson Hall

Pearson living room

Pearson living room
Pearson living room

Scholarship Hall Olympics; exterior of Pearson in background

Scholarship Hall Olympics

Pearson Deck Party.

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