• Nickname: 17th
  • Hashtag: #Live17th
  • Campus: Minneapolis East Bank
  • Hall Type: Residence Hall
  • Population: 600, co-ed, first-year, transfer & returning residents
  • Year Built: 2013
  • Number of Floors: 6

17th Avenue Amenities

  • UMN-TV Cable with HBO
  • Security
  • Outdoor Bicycle Racks
  • UMN-TV Internet Streaming
  • Vending Machines
  • WiFi & Gigabit Wired Internet
  • Open During Breaks
  • Music Practice Rooms
  • Bus
  • Computer Lab

    Computer Lab with Printing & Adobe Creative Suite

  • Accessible

    (including elevator access and air conditioning). Learn more about accessibility in housing.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Lounges
  • Ice Machine
  • Game Room
  • Free Laundry
  • Fresh Food Dining
  • 24/7 Information Desk

17th Avenue Room Types


One room is occupied by one resident, containing a private bathroom with a sink, toilet, and shower. The average square footage is 128. The contract length is fall/spring. There are seven single rooms in 17th Avenue. These rooms are only available to students who have a need documented with the Disability Service Center. Therefore, they are not listed as a preference on the housing application.


One room is occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 195. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 10-12 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are 289 doubles in 17th Avenue.

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17th Avenue Room Furnishings

All rooms in 17th Avenue include the following:

  • Carpeted floors
  • Closet
  • Desk & chair
  • Drawer space
  • Extra long twin bed (36 inches x 80 inches)
  • Mattress pad
  • Recycling 3-part containers
  • Window coverings
  • 1 telephone jack (phone & cord not provided)
  • 1 gigabit Ethernet internet jack per resident (cord not provided)
  • 1 cable TV jack (TV & cord not provided)

Connect with 17th Staff

  • Headshot of Gilbert Valencia
    Gilbert Valencia
    Residence Director (RD)
  • Headshot of Delonte LeFlore
    Delonte LeFlore
    Assistant Residence Director (ARD)
  • Headshot of Mari Maack Magnusson
    Mari Maack Magnusson
    Business Operations Supervisor (BOS)
  • Head Shot of Cole Kampa
    Cole Kampa
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

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