• Nickname: Sanford
  • Hashtag: #SanfordPride
  • Campus: Minneapolis East Bank, Dinkytown
  • Hall Type: Residence Hall
  • Population: 502, co-ed, first-year & returning residents
  • Year Built: 1910 (expanded in 1964, renovated in 1970)
  • Number of Floors: Hall: 4; Tower: 9

Sanford Hall Amenities

  • 24/7 Information Desk
  • Accessible

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

  • Bus
  • C-Store

    Convenience store in building

  • Computer Lab

    Computer Lab with Printing & Adobe Creative Suite

  • Dining Hall In Building
  • Free Laundry
  • Game Room
  • Ice Machine
  • Kitchen
  • Lounges
  • Music Practice Rooms
  • Outdoor Bicycle Racks
  • Security
  • UMN-TV Cable with HBO
  • UMN-TV Internet Streaming
  • Vending Machines
  • WiFi & Gigabit Wired Internet

Sanford Hall Room Types

Single

One room is occupied by one resident. The average square footage is 133.  A common bathroom is shared by approximately 12 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 80 singles in Sanford.

Double

One room is occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 187. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 12 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 167 doubles in Sanford.

Triple

One room is occupied by three residents. The average square footage is 244. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 15 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 34 triples in Sanford.

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Sanford Room Furnishings

All rooms in Sanford Hall 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 Sanford Staff

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    Jo Gruenewald
    Residence Director (RD)
  • Headshot of Alex Dyer
    Alex Dyer
    Assistant Residence Director (ARD)
  • Headshot of Diane Branson
    Diane Branson
    Business Operations Supervisor (BOS)
  • Headshot of Jackson Turner
    Jackson Turner
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)
  • Headshot of Eli Latocki
    Eli Latocki
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

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