Campus: Minneapolis East Bank, Superblock
Hall Type: Residence Hall
Population: 735, co-ed, first-year residents
Year Built: 1959
Number of Floors: 4
Frontier Hall Amenities
See Specific Room Furnishings Below
Unlimited Electricity, Heat, Water, Internet. It's all included.
Every building features a laundry facility. Unlimited laundry is included at no extra cost.
24/7 Information Desk
UMN-TV Cable with HBO
UMN-TV Internet Streaming
WiFi is included in rooms, common areas, throughout the building, and throughout campus.
Gigabit Ethernet Internet
If you have specific needs, we're here to help. Learn more about disability resources.
Access-Controlled Entry, Security Cameras, 24/7 Staffing
Connected To Building
Common Area Lounges
Music Practice Rooms
Tech Lab with Macs & PCs, Remote Printing & Adobe Creative Suite. Learn More About Labs
Outdoor Bicycle Racks
Frontier Hall Room Types
One room is occupied by two residents. The average square footage is 187. A common bathroom is shared by approximately seven rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 273 doubles in Frontier.
Two rooms are occupied by two residents with a shared 3/4 bath including a shower and toilet separating the rooms and with sinks located in each room. The average square footage is 219. The contract length is fall/spring. There are approximately 46 2-person suites in Frontier.
Frontier Hall Room Furnishings
All rooms in Frontier Hall include the following:
- Carpeted floors
- Desk & chair
- Drawer space
- Extra long twin bed (36 inches x 80 inches)
- Recycling 3-part containers
- Semi-private baths (North Wing)
- 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 Frontier Hall
Connect with Frontier Staff
As a Residence Director, my responsibility is to supervise and collaborate with student staff and professional staff members in their efforts to create a safe, educational, and inclusive community within the residence hall.
Where I Can Help
General questions about Frontier Hall
Adjusting to the first year of college
Conversations about Diversity and Social Justice
Conflict / crisis management
Student Conduct and Policy questions
Support mental / emotional well-being
Facilitate campus connections
M. Ed. in Higher Education, Iowa State University
B. A. in Spanish, Vanderbilt University
Arrival to the University of Minnesota
My Favorite Quote/Motto/Personal Philosophy
"If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality." - Desmond Tutu
As the Business Operations Supervisor I oversee the Information Desk and work with the hall staff to answer any questions and to ensure all residents have a positive experience while staying with us.
How I Can Help
- Room Contracts and Switches
- Winter Break – Early Arrival – Late Stay
- Temporary or Lost Keys
- Any questions about Frontier Hall
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities: Religious Studies
Start Date at the University of Minnesota
Previous Positions Held
Project Manager - Bolster
Personal Gender Pronouns
She - Her - Hers
My Favorite Quote
"Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are." - Beyoncé Knowles
Life Outside the U
In my spare time I enjoy being active outside, be that hiking, biking, or trying to cross country ski, learning to garden, and perfecting the perfect pizza crust.
Charles ChadwickComputer Center Coordinator (CCC)
Office Hours - Frontier Lab 202
Get InvolvedLearn More
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Social Justice Leadership Retreat
Be an ally. Be a leader.
Student Conduct Board (SCB)
Serve as a hearing officer.
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Foundation for Success
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Local TransitLearn More
- 10min.Walk to Coffman Student Center
- 9min.Walk to TCF Bank Stadium
- 12min.Light Rail to Downtown Minneapolis