Exterior of Holmes Hall

Exterior of Holmes Hall

Double Room (Suite Style) Holmes Hall

Double Room (Suite Style) Holmes Hall

Double Room (Suite Style) Holmes Hall

Double Room (Suite Style) Holmes Hall

Designated Single Room (Suite Style), Holmes Hall

Designated Single Room (Suite Style), Holmes Hall

Designated Single Room (Suite Style), Holmes Hall

Designated Single Room (Suite Style), Holmes Hall

Music practice room in Holmes Hall.

HOLMES HALL

Holmes Hall is part of East Neighborhood and is the largest residence hall on campus. The hall opened in 1965 and is named for John C. Holmes, a Detroit horticulturalist. He was instrumental in the creation of a separate college of agriculture in Michigan. Holmes Hall is home to the classrooms, laboratories and faculty/administrative offices of Lyman Briggs College. The hall also offers a living-learning option for Lyman Briggs and Honors College students.

Room Features:

  • Suite-style bathrooms
  • Rooms with private baths available
  • Single and double rooms
  • All rooms furnished
  • Loftable beds
  • Cable TV and high-speed internet included
  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • All utilities included
  • Barrier-free housing
  • Quiet floors
  • Alcohol-free floors
  • Co-ed floors

Building Features:

  • Honors college floors
  • Home to the Lyman Briggs Natural Science Majors program
  • In-hall dining
  • Card-access security
  • 24/7 emergency maintenance service
  • Free laundry
  • Wi-fi in public areas
  • Classrooms
  • Bike storage
  • Study rooms
  • Fitness room
  • Music practice room
  • Game room
  • TV lounge
  • Large community meeting space
  • Sparty's Refresh
  • ATM

Contact Information:
East Holmes Service Center: 517-353-7760
West Holmes Service Center: 517-353-6360
Community Director: Nick Ballard, 517-353-7769,  ballardn@rhs.msu.edu
Facilities Manager: Chip Hornburg, 517-353-9771, hornburg@rhs.msu.edu

Holmes student groups wishing to reserve meeting space, e-mail ECBookings@rhs.msu.edu
Other groups wishing to reserve meeting space, e-mail OHBookings@rhs.msu.edu