Pennsylvania Avenue
Residence (PAR) Halls

Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Halls (Babcock, Carr, Blaisdell, and Saunders) is a diverse but close-knit community with updated amenities like newly renovated private bathrooms and comfortable social lounges. In-hall dining and proximity to outdoor gathering and intramural spaces give PAR a true neighborhood feel. PAR hosts the Intersections and Global Crossroads Living-Learning Communities and offers break housing options.


Norma Garcia Tellez
Residence Hall Director Babcock and Carr

Norma Garcia Tellez
(217) 300-5968

Resident Director Blaisdell and Saunders

Ayanna Ross
(217) 300-8890

Program Director Intersections and Global Crossroads

Lydia Khuri
(217) 265-6276

Area Coordinator

Shiori Silver
(217) 300-3266

Erin Hobbs
Area Secretary

Erin Hobbs
(217) 244-2448