Gilchrist Hall Spring

Gilchrist Hall

North Neighborhood

Gilchrist Hall is known by Spartan’s for its quiet, serene study lounges and beautiful green spaces that surround the building. The hall offers a music and Honors College living-learning option.

Fun fact: Gilchrist Hall is named after Maude Gilchrist who graduated from Michigan’s Agricultural College (former name of MSU) and was the dean of the Women's Department.

Floor Plans

  • Double Room

    gilchrist floor plan

    Floor plan dimensions are approximate — room size and furniture dimensions can vary from room to room. 

Virtual Tour

Building style: Collegiate Gothic

Neighborhood: North

Year built: 1947

Number of Floors: 3

Service Center: 517-353-8511

Schedule a Tour: MSU Tours 

Engagement Center: MSU Union

Address: 692 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48825

Building Features

  • Community-style bathrooms
  • Single- and double-style furnished rooms
  • Fully furnished
  • In-room Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Co-ed floors
  • Barrier-free housing
  • Bike storage 
  • Music practice room
  • TV lounge
  • Meeting space

Gilchrist Hall Location


Want to see more?

Explore other halls in North Neighborhood.

Abbot Hall | Campbell Hall | Landon Hall | Mason Hall | Mayo Hall | Phillips Hall | Snyder Hall | Williams Hall | Yakeley Hall


Gilchrist Service Center


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Community Director 


Michael Allensworth

Assistant Director of Residence Education

Michael Allensworth

Mike Gardner

Facilities Manager

Mike Gardner

Tammy Jo

Neighborhood Administrative Coordinator 

Tammy Jo Sopocy


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