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
• Manage and oversee the operations of the business office and information desk.
• Assists the Residence Director and Assistant Residence Director.
• Supervise Office Assistants and Tour Guides.
• Answer questions related to application-contract, billings, and meal plans.
• Advise and assist residents and guests.
• Coordinate and implement summer conference logistics.
Where I Can Help
• Room & Board Contract
• Contract Release
• Room change or room switch
• Hall transfer
• Room Re-application
• Winter Break – Early Arrival – Late Stay
• Temporary or Lost Keys
• Building Access
• Mail or package delivery
• Hall Tours
• Summer School
• Summer Conferences Groups
Charles ChadwickComputer Center Coordinator (CCC)
Office Hours - Frontier Lab 202
Get InvolvedLearn More
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Social Justice Leadership Retreat
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Student Conduct Board (SCB)
Serve as a hearing officer.
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Foundation for Success
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Engage in meaningful discussions about campus issues. Start a conversation.
Local TransitLearn More
- 10min.Walk to Coffman Student Center
- 9min.Walk to TCF Bank Stadium
- 12min.Light Rail to Downtown Minneapolis