Van Hoosen
Van Hoosen Living Room
Van Hoosen Kitchen

Van Hoosen Hall

River Trail Neighborhood

Van Hoosen Hall is located in River Trail Neighborhood. The apartment-style residence hall was built in 1957 and named for Dr. Sarah Van Hoosen, a fifth-generation farmer and a leading genetic researcher who donated land to MSU. Van Hoosen Hall provides apartment-living for women of sophomore status or above with a minimum GPA of 2.2. In addition to the apartments, Van Hoosen Hall also has a community building that is used for social events and houses resident laundry facilities.

Floor Plans

  • Van Hoosen Apartment

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

    Van Hoosen Floor Plan

Virtual Tour

Building style:

Neighborhood: River Trail

Year built: 1957

Number of Floors:

Owen Service Center: 517-355-5068

Schedule a Tour: MSU Tours 

Engagement Center: McDonel

Address: 603 Bogue St.
East Lansing, MI 48825

Building Features

  • Female-only housing
  • Apartment-style rooms and bathrooms
  • The apartment can house 1-4 residents 
  • Air conditioned
  • Barrier-free housing
  • Fully furnished
  • In-room Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Barrier-free housing
  • Bike storage 
  • Meeting space

Van Hoosen Hall Location


Want to see more?

Explore other halls in River Trail Neighborhood.

McDonel Hall I Shaw Hall | Owen Hall |

Owen Hall Service Desk



Community Director 

Nick Varner




Assistant Director of Residence Education

Position Currently Vacant 

Sheena Ballbach

Facilities Manager

Sheena Ballbach


Michelle Keller

Dining Manager

Michelle Keller



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