• Nickname: Bailey
  • Hashtag: #BaileyBunch
  • Campus: Saint Paul
  • Hall Type: Residence Hall
  • Population: 500, co-ed residents
  • Year Built: 1949 (new additions in 1981)
  • Number of Floors: 5

Bailey 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.

  • Air Conditioning

    The Bailey Hall North Wing is air-conditioned. The East Wing does not currently have air-conditioning.

  • 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
  • Accessible

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

  • 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

  • St. Paul Student Center

    Connected by Tunnel

  • Building Kitchen
  • Vending Machines
  • Ice Machine
  • Bus

    UMN Campus Connector Bus System Stop Directly in Front

  • Outdoor Bicycle Racks
  • Parking

Bailey Hall Room Types


One room is occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 191. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 15 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 204 doubles in Bailey Hall.

4-Person Suite

Two bedrooms and one common room are occupied by four residents. The average square footage is 497. A common bathroom is shared by approximately 15 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 19 4-person suites in Bailey Hall.

Bailey Hall Rates

Please see the UMN Housing Selector for rates.

Bailey Hall Room Furnishings

All rooms in Bailey Hall 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 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 Bailey Staff

  • Blank Profile Picture
    Blank Profile Picture

    Johnny Moscoso Vargas

    Residence Director (RD)

    My Responsibilities

    I oversee general operations and student development in Bailey Hall. I supervise 13 Community Advisors and 1 Community Engagement Coordinator. My main role is ensuring students and staff have the best experience possible in Bailey Hall.

    Where I Can Help

    Roommate conflicts
    Student conduct or policy issues/questions
    General questions regarding Bailey

    Johnny Moscoso Vargas
    Residence Director (RD)
  • Head Shot of Vicky Bayerl
    Head Shot of Vicky Bayerl

    Vicky Bayerl

    Business Operations Supervisor (BOS)

    My Responsibilities

    Administrative leadership and support for the residence hall, direction for processes with Information Desk, and the primary contact for housing and summer conferencing operations.

    Where I Can Help

    • Student Residential Hall Logistics
    • Jobs for Office Assistants at Our Infomation Desk
    • Navigation of University Resources

    Educational Background

    University of Minnesota, B.A.
    Major: Multidisciplinary Studies with focus on Technical Writing, Arts & Humanities, and History & Social Sciences 
    Minor: Social Justice

    Arrival to the University of Minnesota


    Previous Positions Held

    • Executive Admin, UMN Housing & Residential Life
    • Executive Admin, UMN College of Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resource Science
    • Health Insurance Sales Dept, MEDICA
    • Executive Admin, MINCEP Epilepsy Care
    • Office Manager, Volunteers of America, Senior Services

    Points of Pride

    • Women's Leadership Institute completion
    • Equity and Diversity Certificate completion
    • Dialogue Circles
    • AFSCME Union Steward

    My Favorite Quote/Motto/Personal Philosophy

    “Be not the slave of your own past – plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep, and swim far, so you shall come back with self-respect, with new power, with an advanced experience, that shall explain and overlook the old.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Life Outside The U

    I enjoy gardening, cooking & making homemade honey, bowling leagues, & buying books for local free library houses, but most of all - spending time with my children, grandson and family.

    Personal Gender Pronouns



    Vicky Bayerl
    Business Operations Supervisor (BOS)
  • Clark Thomas

    Facilities Operations Supervisor (FOS)

    Need a repair in your room or building?

    Submit A Fix It Request

    Clark Thomas
    Facilities Operations Supervisor (FOS)
  • Headshot of Frey Hackbarth
    Headshot of Frey Hackbarth

    Frey Hackbarth

    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

    Office Hours

    Monday 2-4PM

    Wednesday 2-3:30PM

    Thursday 2-5:30PM

    Frey Hackbarth
    Computer Center Coordinator (CCC)

Living Learning Communities (LLCs)


Technology in Bailey


Wired internet & 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