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
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. View the status of your laundry room with LaundryView.
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
Dining Hall In Building
Convenience store in building
Common Area Lounges
Music Practice Rooms
Tech Lab with Macs & PCs, Remote Printing & Adobe Creative Suite. Learn More About Labs
Outdoor Bicycle Racks
Sanford Hall Room Types
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.
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.
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.
Sanford Hall Rates
Single Room: $3,129
Double Room: $2,635
Triple Room: $2,491
Per Semester, Per Person. We don’t expect the rate increase for 2017-2018 to exceed 6%.
Sanford Room Furnishings
All rooms in Sanford Hall include the following:
- Carpeted floors
- 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)
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Student Conduct Board (SCB)
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Local TransitLearn More
- 17min.Walk to Coffman Student Center
- 18min.Walk to TCF Bank Stadium
- 20min.Light Rail to Downtown Minneapolis