Burford Hall was opened in 1960 and provides housing for 104 men. It is named in honor of Dr. Cyrus E. Burford, who was chairman of the CMU Board of Curators for many years.
A typical room in Burford Hall has:
9 feet x 14 feet of floor space
9 feet ceilings
One window (55 inches x 43 inches)
Network computer connection capabilities
Satellite TV capabilities
Furnished with 2 bed springs and 2 mattresses
1 dresser, 1 wardrobe, and 2 desks in each room
Residence Hall Staff 2016-17
Residence Hall Director
I am in my third year with CMU. I am from Boonville, Missouri. I graduated from Central Methodist with a bachelor's of science in physical education and a master's degree in education. I am also an assistant coach on the central Methodist baseball team.
First Floor Residential Assistant, Room 102
I am a Computer Science and Business double major. I'm from Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. I'm active in the CMU IT department and known video gamer. Fluent in five languages including English, Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian and German. I am also a member of national service fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega.
Second Floor Residential Assistant, Room 205
My name is Connor and I am from Columbia, MO. My major here at Central is Psychology, and this will be my second year attending the University. Things I enjoy are playing soccer, meeting new people, watching movies, cooking and even reading a book every once in a while.
Third Floor Residential Assistant Room, 302
I'm a criminal justice major, I run track and XC. I'm an outgoing person and always laughing. I love to go out and meet new people. I like to go out to eat and watch movies. And if you ever see me walking around I'm always snap chatting.