17th Avenue Amenities

  • Fully Furnished

    See Specific Room Furnishings Below

  • HBO GO
  • 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.

  • 24/7 Information Desk
  • UMN-TV Coax
  • UMN-TV Online

    Streaming TV with 70+ channels, HBO GO, and 140,000+ on-demand shows and movies: housing.umn.edu/resnet/tv

  • WiFi

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

  • Gigabit Ethernet Internet
  • Accessible

    If you have specific needs, we're here to help. Learn more about disability resources.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Security

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

  • Fresh Food Dining
  • Study Rooms
  • Common Area Lounges
  • Game Room
  • Meditation 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
  • Bicycle Racks

    Indoor & Outdoor Bicycle Racks

  • Parking
  • Open During Breaks

17th Avenue Room Types


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.

17th Avenue Rates

  • Fall 2020 Rates

    • Double Room:
      Full Semester: $3,139
      September 5-December 23, 2020
      Shortened Semester: $2,340
      September 5-November 25, 2020
      Winter Break: $35 per day
      Any day(s) December 24, 2020-January 15, 2021

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)
  • Recycling 3-part containers
  • Window coverings
  • 1 gigabit Ethernet internet jack per resident (cord not provided)
  • 1 cable TV jack (TV & cord not provided)
  • Telephone service is NOT included in 17th Ave Residence Hall

Connect with 17th Staff

  • Todd Meitzel

    Building and Grounds (B & G)

    More Information Coming Soon!

    Todd Meitzel
    Building and Grounds (B & G)
  • Brian Heldberg

    Building and Grounds (B & G)

    More Information Coming Soon!

    Brian Heldberg
    Building and Grounds (B & G)
  • Aidan Maloney - Keeler/17th CCC
    Aidan Maloney - Keeler/17th CCC

    Aidan Maloney

    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

    Office Hours

    Location: 17th Ave Lab 104

    Monday & Wednesday: 1:00-3:00 PM

    Tuesday & Thursday: 4:30-5:30PM

    Aidan Maloney
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)


Living Learning Communities (LLCs)


Technology in 17th


Wired Internet (Ethernet) & WiFi are included. Learn More


UMN-TV cable service with HBO Go, Cloud DVR, and online streaming is included. Learn More

Learn more about technology on campus with ResNet