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Eckstein Tower, Well St. Hall - 721 N. 17th St.

Eckstein (414) 288-1725; Wells (414) 288-0792


The Commons consists of Eckstein Tower and Wells Street Hall on the west side of campus. These residence halls house both first and second year students and are co-ed by door. Each building comprises single and double room-types and have communal bathrooms on every floor. The building features a large dining hall and 24/7 security. Staff in each building include a Residence Hall Director, Hall Minister, Resident Assistants, and a Facilities Manager. Eckstein Tower also houses the Engineering Living Learning Community.


Building History

Eckstein Tower and Wells Street Hall, the newest residence halls on campus, together comprise The Commons. Having opened it August 2018, Eckstein and Wells house approximately 400 and 450 residents, respectively.



The Commons Room Layouts

The Commons Room Photos

  • The Commons Single Layout
  • The Commons Single Layout
  • The Commons Double Layout
  • The Commons Double Layout


  • The Commons Double Room
  • The Commons Double Room
  • The Commons Double Room


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Building Information

Hall Staff

Residence Hall Director
Facilities Manager
Resident Assistants
Hall Minister

Room Types / Bathroom

Single Rooms Common Bathrooms    
Double Rooms Common Bathrooms    

Room Amenities

Twin XL Beds Desks / Bookshelves Desk Chairs Air Conditioning
Dressers Closet / Wardrobe Modular / Loftable Furniture Trash / Recycling Bins

Building Amenities

Study Spaces PrintWise Game Area Laundry Room
Private Classrooms Vending Machines Chapel / Multi-Faith Space Cable
Floor Lounges Kitchenette Music / Practice Room WiFi

Living-Learning Community

Engineering LLC