Abbot Hall

Abbot Hall is located near Grand River Avenue in the North Neighborhood. Abbot Hall is a traditional, ivy-covered, collegiate Gothic-style building with beautiful wood ornamentation and decorative plaster details. It was built in 1939 and was named for Theophilus Abbot, president of MSU from 1862-1884. This hall boasted the first college-operated dining room. Abbot Hall features Honors College living-learning options.

• Honors College
• Returning student community
• Community bathrooms
• Quiet floors available
• Single and double rooms
• Community kitchenettes on the third floor
• Loftable beds – personal lofts are not permitted

Contact Information
Abbot Service Center: 517-355-6438
Mason Service Center: 517-355-2129

Community Director: Larry Locke, 517-355-6437,                                       

Facilities Manager: Tom Welburn, 517-355-8515,

Abbot student groups wishing to reserve meeting space, e-mail

Other groups wishing to reserve meeting space, e-mail