Meet the artsy, eclectic and creative living-learning community of your dreams: Unit One/Allen Hall. Even if you’re not pursuing an art degree, you’ll enjoy the liberal arts community vibes in this Urbana North residence hall. Alongside your peers from diverse backgrounds, you will have access to all the tools you need to pursue your creative passions: an on-site music recording studio, darkroom, ceramics lab and free music lessons.

General Information

Room Types:

  • Doubles
  • Singles

Bathroom Type:

  • Community
  • Gender-inclusive


  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry
  • In-hall Dining
  • MTD Service
  • 24-hour Front Desk
  • Study Lounges
  • Computer Lab
  • Dark Room
  • Ceramics Lab
  • Music Recording Studio
  • Radio Station
  • Music Practice Rooms
  • Fitness Room

Specialty Dining

  • Field of Greens (Vegetarian and Vegan)
  • Kosher Kitchen (Certified Kosher Food)


Hall Groups

  • AcappAllen
  • Allen Artists
  • Allen Coders
  • Allen Dente
  • Allen Hall Jams (AHJ)
  • Allen Playhouse
  • Allenite Gamers
  • Allenites Fitness
  • Asians of Allen
  • Ceramics Club
  • Chit-Challen Language & Culture Club
  • Coffeehouse
  • Crochet Club
  • Eusa Nia
  • INK
  • Mad Scientist
  • Painting with Bob Ross
  • PizzaFM
  • Super Smash Bros Club
  • vALLENteers
  • Yoga and Meditation


Front Desk: 217-333-1100

Allen Hall
1005 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 6180

Resident Director:

360 Degree Room Tour

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Tour Information


Interested in touring the residence halls? In-person tours are available at Allen Hall, ISR, Nugent Hall, LAR, PAR, FAR and Snyder Hall,  Monday - Friday from 1 - 4 p.m. CST excluding holidays, breaks and weekends. Call the front desk for building entrance. Tours are approximately 30 minutes.