Residential Life

Scanlon Hall

Scanlon Hall is a coed building that houses first-year, sophomore, junior and senior students . Programming and activities are geared with first year students in mind. It is staffed with one Residence Hall Director and 16 student Resident Assistants.

Building Amenities
• 400 residential students • Front Desk services located in the lobby - 24 hours when class is in session • Card swipe entry at all exterior entrances • A kitchenette in each wing • Laundry facilities on each floor • Common social area on each floor • Computer lab located in the lobby • Pool table located in the lobby
Room Amenities
• Double and single Rooms • Student-adjusted heat and air-conditioning • Scanlon double (main living area is 9' x 6', 2 closets are each 2' 1" deep, total space is 10' 9" x 14') • Single room (hallway is 16' 1" x 7', closet area is 2' 9" x 3' 6") • Accessible single (hallway is 16' x 8' 4", closet area is 3' 3" deep x 3' 6" wide, electronic card access to rooms) • Carpeted rooms • Window coverings • Desks (One per student) • Chairs (One per student) • Extra-long twin bed (One per student) • Three-drawer dresser (One per student) • Closet (One per student) • Bathroom shared with three other students • Wireless internet access • Cable television Jack (One per room) • Free Griffon cinema available on Channel 80.1
Who is James J. Scanlon?
James J. Scanlon served as Missouri Western's president from 2001-2008. Upon his retirement, the university's Board of Governors honored his service by designating him President Emeritus and naming Scanlon Hall after him.

Room Floor Plan