The residents of Colebrander Hall participate in a four-legged race during the Coly Olympics.

Colenbrander Hall

Built in 1960, Colenbrander Hall—nicknamed “Coly”—houses 215 men. Hall traditions include the Coly Christmas Bash and spring hog roast.

"At Northwestern, I've learned what real brotherhood is. It's living with some of the best friends you'll ever have'." Jimmy Tidmore, Colenbrander Hall

Dustin Hamm, resident director

  • 3 floors/100 rooms
  • 2 students/room, shared bathrooms
  • 12x12 rooms with cinder block walls and tile floor
  • Bunk beds, closets, dressers, desks/chairs, bookshelves
  • Coin-operated laundry and community kitchen (students required to have a cafeteria meal plan)
  • Study and computer lounges
  • TV lounge with cable, game room