Monroe Residence Hall


Monroe Hall is named for J. Blanc Monroe, a former member of the Board of Trustees. It is a twelve-story facility that offers panoramic views of the campus and city. Monroe is home to first-year students and is coed by wing with both double- and single-occupancy rooms. The rooms have extra-long bunkable twin beds with moveable desks and ample closet space. The Sharp desk is open 24/7 to assist Monroe residents with key/access issues, security concerns, or additional questions. Contact the Sharp desk at 504-865-5747. 


  • Double Room: 15'-11" x 12'
  • Flooring: Low-pile carpet
  • Download Room Plan (PDF)
  • Includes: height-adjustable Twin XL bed, double-sided memory foam mattress, closet, desk, chair, dresser and Microfridge (mini fridge/microwave combo)
  • Approximate furniture dimensions:
    • Closet: 7' H x 4' 5" W x 2' D
    • Bed: Twin XL adjusts up to 30"
    • Desk: 42"W x 24"D x 30"H with movable drawers
    • Task chair: 35"H x 17.5"W x 18"D
    • Dresser: 15"W x 24"D x 30"H; 
    • Microfridge: 18.625"W x 19.5"D x 43.5"H

360 Room Tour:

Please note: All residence hall rooms vary slightly in size and layout.