• Nickname: Pio
  • Hashtag: #PioPride #PioPics
  • Campus: Minneapolis East Bank, Superblock
  • Hall Type: Residence Hall
  • Population: 718, co-ed, first-year
  • Year Built: South Side: 1930; North Side: 1934
  • Number of Floors: 4

Pioneer Hall Amenities

  • Fully Furnished

    See Specific Room Furnishings Below

  • Utilities Included

    Unlimited Electricity, Heat, Water, Internet. It's all included.

  • Laundry Included

    Every building features a laundry facility. Unlimited laundry is included at no extra cost. View the status of your laundry room with LaundryView.

  • 24/7 Information Desk
  • UMN-TV Cable with HBO
  • UMN-TV Internet Streaming
  • WiFi

    WiFi is included in rooms, common areas, throughout the building, and throughout campus.

  • Gigabit Ethernet Internet
  • Security

    Access-Controlled Entry, Security Cameras, 24/7 Staffing

  • Dining Hall In Building
  • Study Rooms
  • Common Area Lounges
  • Game Room
  • Music Practice Rooms
  • Tech Lab

    Tech Lab with Macs & PCs, Remote Printing & Adobe Creative Suite. Learn More About Labs

  • Building Kitchen
  • Vending Machines
  • Ice Machine
  • Bus
  • Outdoor Bicycle Racks
  • Parking

Pioneer Hall Room Types

Single

One room is occupied by one resident. The average square footage is 122.  A common bathroom is shared by approximately 13 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 176 singles in Pioneer.

Double

One room is occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 174. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 13 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 78 doubles in Pioneer.

Triple

One room is occupied by three residents. The average square footage is 250. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 13 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 14 triples in Pioneer.

2-Person Suite

One or two bedrooms and one common room are occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 326. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 13 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 32 2-person suites in Pioneer.

4-Person Suite

One or two bedrooms and one common room are occupied by four residents. The average square footage is 355. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 13 residents. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 72 4-person suites in Pioneer.

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Pioneer Hall Room Furnishings

All rooms in Pioneer Hall include the following:

  • 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 Pioneer Staff

  • Nick Goffard Headshot
    Nick Goffard
    Residence Director (RD)
  • Headshot of Rachael Mills
    Rachael Mills
    Assistant Residence Director (ARD)
  • Headshot of Megan Denison
    Megan Denison
    Business Operations Supervisor (BOS)
  • Headshot of Nate Rabideau
    Nate Rabideau
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

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Rates

  • Single Room: $2,994
    Double Room: $2,522
    Triple Room: $2,384
    2-Person Suite: $2,955
    4-Person Suite: $2,522