Residence Halls Discover your home away from home! New Student Housing New-student housing is substance-free, traditional, corridor-style halls housing between 40 to 100 students. All new-student housing is within close proximity to the dining-hall, student mailboxes, and athletic venues. Incoming students are placed in double rooms with a roommate. Saint Benilde (men) Skemp (women) Saint Joseph's (offline for 2015-2016) First-Year Living Learning Communities The Living Learning Communities provide a living space where students share an academic and co-curricular experience. Students will be engaged in structured activities within the residence environment and will interact with faculty and peers. Saint Edward's Living Learning Center Upperclass Housing Our upperclass halls are co-ed. These halls house between 40 to 139 students. Living arrangements range from traditional, corridor-style residence halls to suites with a bathroom, shared bedroom with a bathroom, single room, and apartments with a bath and an efficiency kitchenette. Some of the halls alternate female/male by floors, while others alternate by room. The mission of the villages (apartment-style living) is to prepare mature and responsible junior and senior students for the more independent lifestyle they will experience after graduation. Brother Leopold (sophomore to senior) Ek Family Village (junior & senior / 21+) Gilmore Creek (sophomore only) Heffron (sophomore to senior, 4th floor sophomore only) Hillside (sophomore only) La Salle (senior / 21+) Pines (sophomore only) Residencia Santiago Miller (junior & senior / 21+) Saint Joseph's (offline for 2015-2016) Saint Yon's (offline for 2015-2016) Graduate Housing Graduate Housing is available upon application on a first come, first serve basis. Some single rooms are available as well as a limited number of two-person apartments. Please contact the Office of Residence Life for additional information. Additional Housing Fees There is an additional fee for the following residence halls: Gilmore Creek, Residencia Santiago Miller, and Ek Family Village $200 per year, per student Pines Hall, Hillside Hall, LaSalle Hall, and Brother Leopold Double Occupancy Suites $400 per year, per student Brother Leopold Hall Singles, Single Occupancy Suites, and Apartments $600 per year, per student (costs for 2015-16 academic year) Printable Campus Map - PDF Service and Emotional Support Animals Policy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is committed to reasonably accommodate persons with disabilities who require the assistance of service or emotional support animals in university housing. Visit Disability Support Services for a link to the policy.