Dixon Hall

Building Code: DI

Wide shot of Dixon building from the parking lot

Dixon Hall contains suites style rooms as well as the Dixon Marketplace.

Dixon Hall

Front Desk: 484-646-4301 (North)

484-646-4305 (South)

Hours: 24-hour front desk

Resident Directors:

Nicole Shaylor (North)

Jenna Boyer (South)

Images of Dixon Hall

Dixon Marketplace

An Interior View

Dixon Hall

Exterior View

Interior of Dixon marketplace with two female students looking at a clothing display
Wide shot of the front entrance to Dixon, with students walking around in the courtyard out front

KU Residence Hall Tours - Dixon Double/Double Suite

Here is a walkthrough of a Dixon Double/Double Suite. It's Good to be Golden!

KU Residence Hall Tours - Dixon Single/Single Suite Walkthrough

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KU Residence Hall Tours - Dixon Hall

Here is a quick tour of Dixon Hall one of our upperclassmen living communities! "It's good to be Golden!"

About Dixon Hall

Built in 2008, Dixon Hall is the largest residence hall on campus and sits at the foot of the DMZ near South Dining Hall. Housing approximately 856 residents, Dixon is one of the suite-style residence halls. With 245 suites comprised of two single or double occupancy bedrooms and a semi-private bathroom, it is a co-ed building, with same gender suites. Attached to the residence hall is the Dixon Marketplace located on the south-side, where you can get KU clothing, classroom supplies, etc.

Dixon Hall is named after F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., founding chairman of Pa. State System of Higher Education Board of Governors.

Dixon Hall

Double Suite

Dixon Hall

Double Suite

Dixon Hall

Single Suite

Dixon Hall

Single Suite

Overhead map of Dixon Hall double-double dorm suite, with two bathrooms and two bedrooms that each have two beds, two closets, and two desks
Sideview map of the bedrooms in a Dixon hall double-double
Map of a Dixon hall double-single, with two bathrooms and two bedrooms that each have one bed, one dresser, and one desk
overhead map of a Dixon hall double-single, with two bathrooms and two bedrooms that each have one bed, one dresser, and one desk
Quick Overview: Facilities and Amenities
BUILT 2008
Category Details
STYLE Suite-Style
GENDER Co-ed building
Same-gender in individual suites
BED SPACES 856
NUMBER OF SUITES 245
ACCESS CONTROL

Swipe card access (Building)
Pin pad access (Suite and Bedroom)
ELEVATOR Yes
AIR CONDITIONING Yes
LAUNDRY

Coin operated
Card operated (using Bear Bucks)
INTERNET High-speed wired and wireless internet access
TELEVISION One connection per room
FURNITURE All moveable
BEDS

Height adjustable (approximately 32")
Bunkable
ROOM DIMENSIONS

Single Bedroom : 9'10" (W) x 16'3"(L)
Double Bedroom : 12'4"(W) x 18' 1" (L)
*Sizes may vary
WINDOW SIZE

50" (W) x 56" (L)
50" (W) x 66" (L)
*Size varies per room
Existing amenities: blinds, traverse rods
MATTRESS SIZE 80" long
MAXIMUM CARPET SIZE
(not provided)
Single Bedroom : 7' (W) x 14'(L)
Double Bedroom : 10' (W) x 16' (L)
MISCELLANEOUS

Dixon Marketplace located on the 1st floor
Outside Amphitheater and Courtyard Area
Study Lounges on each floor
Laundry Facilities
Two 24-Hour Front Desks
One-Person Efficiency Apartments (limited)