Housing Options

McGee Hall

McGee Hall room

McGee Hall houses female students and offers a computer room, TV lounge and chapel. Floor plan.

Corcoran Hall

Corcoran Hall room

Corcoran Hall primarily houses males with one to two female floors and offers a computer room, TV lounge, pool table and chapel. Floor plan.

Xavier-Loyola Hall

Xavier-Loyola Hall room

Xavier-Loyola Hall primarily houses males and female students. The building features student activity rooms and adjacent parking. Floor plan.

The Townhouse Village

The Townhouse Village is an apartment-style living community for upperclassmen students who apply in groups during the previous spring. Townhouses are furnished two-story apartments. THV Properties Amenities

Honors Living-Learning Community

The Honors Living-Learning Community gives students in the Rockhurst Honors Program the opportunity to live, study, and learn together outside of the classroom. Within this housing arrangement, honors students are encouraged to use their creativity to build and foster a vibrant community in cooperation with Residential Life staff. The Honors LLC is open to all Rockhurst honors students, and is located in Corcoran and McGee Halls.

On Campus Houses

On Campus Houses (OCH) are located just North and South of the main campus. OCH units offer upperclassmen students with 60 credit hours or more the opportunity to live more independently. Students apply in groups during the previous spring to live in groups of 2 - 6 residents. Houses are furnished with beds and mattresses, kitchen appliances, washer and dryer, and a kitchen table and chairs. All houses are provided with security systems.

Rock Row

Rock Row Housing
Rockhurst University Row Housing is the newest addition to the University’s student living options — two fourplex townhome-style units located on the south side of campus in the 5400 block of Forest Avenue, each housing up to 16 residents. “Rock Row” is available to juniors and seniors in good standing and was developed with input from students and neighbors.

Featuring bungalow-inspired design elements echoing the characteristic architecture of the surrounding neighborhood, both townhome units are divided into four “homes,” each with four private bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room and a kitchen split between three levels. In addition to standard utilities, Rockhurst University Row Housing offers its residents a number of amenities:

  • Cable TV and Internet
  • Trash and recycling pickup
  • Laundry facilities
  • Off-street parking


Cable Services are provided to the Residence Halls by Consolidated Communication(SureWest).  Residents may rent cable boxes on opening day, August 16th,  from Consolidated Communications in the Rock Room located on the lower level of Massman Hall.   Students are responsible for payment of the equipment and services and the equipment can be turned in on closing day in the Rock Room located in the lower lever of Massman Hall.  If you have questions regarding Consolidated Communications please visit their web site at Consolidated Communications or you may contact them by phone at 913-825-3000.

All of Rockhurst's housing options are equipped with air conditioning, and wireless internet and cable access. 

Other resources available include:

  • In-hall laundry facilities
  • Kitchens with ice machines
  • Vending machines
  • Computer rooms
  • Public TV lounges
  • Secure entries
  • Security cameras
  • Front desk attendants

ADA Spaces Available

Current students may apply for a single unit with a bathroom in McGee Hall, X-L Hall, or a two-person unit in the Townhouse Village. Students with disabilities will have priority of ADA spaces. All groups who apply will be placed on a waiting list in the event a person or group no longer needs the ADA space. Students are notified during the summer about placement in ADA spaces. Please contact Sandy Waddell, Associate Dean of Students, Director of New students, Retention and Access Services at 816.501.4689 if you have questions about ADA accommodations.

Summer Housing

If you are interested in living on campus while taking summer classes please contact the Office of Residence life at 816-501-4663. Summer housing applications are available at Summer Housing.