Howard-Payne Hall


Howard-Payne Hall, opened in 1858 and originally known as the Howard Payne University for Women, is a five-story brick residence hall, completely remodeled in 1990-1991. Howard- Payne Hall is a co-ed residence hall.


Residence Hall Staff 2016-17
Residence Hall Director: Neil Hansen

Resident Assistants: Justin Seaton, Patsy Neiswander, Alex Amptman, Brett Knese, Annah Weber


A typical room in Howard-Payne Hall has:

  • Room sizes vary. (Small room: 11 feet x 14 feet 6 inches, Large room: 14 feet 6 inches x 15 feet)
  • 9 feet 5 inches floor to ceiling
  • One window (approximately 48 inches x 77 inches)
  • Network computer connection capabilities
  • Satellite TV capabilities
  • South side of building has air conditioning and private half-bathroom (sink and toilet)
  • North side of building has sink in room (no private bathroom)
  • One closet (77 inches x 29 inches)
  • Furnished with 2 bed springs, 2 mattresses, 2 dressers and 2 desks