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Mathews Hall


Hubert Mathews came to SDSU in 1898 from Willow Lake as a student. He returned to SDSU as a physics and chemistry instructor and is credited with organizing the Electrical Engineering Department and Engineering division. He served as the vice-president and acting president in 1905-06 and was also a mayor of Brookings.

Built in 1962, Mathews Hall is part of the Grove area group of residence halls. It is located directly south of the Student Union and north of Grove Hall.

Here is what Mathews Hall has to offer:

  • 380 residents
  • Wireless internet
  • 24-hour visitation
  • Home of Pre-Health Professionals LLC
  • Home of Engineering LLC
  • Piano room
  • Elevator
  • $1771.90 per semester*

*Residence hall rates are for the 2013-14 school year. Rates are subject to review by the South Dakota Board of Regents; some increase may occur. Rates indicated are for double occupancy.