Multnomah University

Graduate Residence Halls

Memorial Hall is open to single grad, seminary and DCP students. Men reside in the west wing and women in the east wing. All residents must abide by MU's code of conduct and adhere to MU contracts.


To qualify for Memorial Hall Housing, you must be single and enrolled in MU's graduate school, seminary or degree completion program. There is no minimum credits requirement.

Any roommates must also be enrolled as MU grad, seminary or DCP students. No co-ed roommates allowed. 

All students must pay an enrollment deposit and submit a refundable $200 security deposit with their housing application

Application Process

  • Complete and submit the housing appliction (to be posted online soon!)
  • Submit the $200 refundable security deposit
  • Student Services will contact you with housing assignment info and move in instructions

Applications are accepted at any time; there are no specific application due dates. But the sooner you apply, the more likely you are to get the space you want. 

Agreement Terms, Billing & Deposit

  • 9-month lease agreement (August 27, 2015 to May 7, 2016)*
  • Summer-term agreement optional
  • $200 refundable security deposit

Rent is charged per semester and is applied to the student's account. Financial aid may be applied and/or students may break the balance they owe into monthly payments.

*Exceptions: Lease dates and billing procedures may be adjusted for non-traditional programs, such as DCP and MAC, according to the program's academic terms.

Pricing (2015-2016 academic year, includes all utilities & MU Wifi)

  • Per Student — Standard Room: $1,850 per semester (1 student per room)
  • Per Student — Single Suite: $1,700 per semester (2 students per room)

Rooms Include:

  • Beds with mattresses
  • Desk and chair*
  • Sink/vanity
  • Ceiling fan
  • Windows
  • Dresser
  • Closet
  • Bookshelves 

*Suites include extra sitting chairs. 

Not allowed

  • Children
  • Pets
  • Any small appliances (excluding mini fridges)
  • Alcohol
  • Tobacco
  • Candles/open flames

What to bring

  • Linens
  • Cookware
  • Study lamps
  • Hangers
  • Personal belongings
  • Mini fridge

Memorial Hall Amenities

  • Full, shared kitchen
  • Shared bathrooms (no co-ed bathrooms)
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared lounge
  • On-site laundry facility ($1/wash, $1/dry)
  • Secure bike storage
  • 24/7 access to Campus Safety
  • Custodial care
  • University meal plans*

*Meal plans are optional. You may purchase a commuter meal plan or a traditional meal plan — if you want to.


Multnomah's Student Services Department manages Memorial Hall. Our staff is enthusiastic about building connections in the community and serving as a resource in any way they can.

Have questions?

Contact Assistant Director for Housing Christy Martin at 503.251.6501 or