Yakeley Hall

Yakeley Hall

North Neighborhood

Yakeley Hall is known by Spartans for its traditional, ivy-covered design. The hall offers a music and Honors College living-learning options. Yakeley is the only female-only residence hall on campus.

Fun fact: Yakeley Hall is named after Elida Yakeley who was the secretary to President Snyder from 1903 to 1908. During her time at MSU, Yakeley became the first registrar, a position she held for 30 years.

Floor Plans

  • Double Room

    yakeley 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: 1948

Number of Floors: 3

Service Center: 517-355-8623

Schedule a Tour: MSU Tours 

Engagement Center: MSU Union

Address: 662 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48825

Building Features

  • Community-style bathrooms
  • Single- and double-style rooms
  • Female-only building
  • Fully furnished
  • In-room Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Barrier-free housing
  • Bike storage 
  • Honors floors
  • Game room 
  • TV lounge

Yakeley Hall Location


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Explore other halls in North Neighborhood.

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


Yakeley Hall Service Desk


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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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