Hansen Hall is home to 300 residents consisting of sophomores and juniors. Single and double rooms are available in this hall and also includes an option for small pets. Also within Hansen Hall is a convenience store.
I Love Hansen Because...
"Hansen Hall has a C-Store in the building!"
- Wireless Internet
- Full-Size Basketball Court Outside
- "The Deck" Used for Events and Cookouts
- Day Room on Every Floor
- Convenience Store
- Large Recreation Room
- Two Kitchens
- Laundry on Every Floor
Hansen Hall Exterior
Something for everyone...
In Residential Life, our buildings are not just a place to live. Our buildings are thriving communities, buzzing with a wide variety activities throughout the week. Click the links below for more information.
History of Hansen Hall
Hansen Hall is named in honor of Dr. Neils Hansen, who worked at SDSU from 1895 until 1937. He specialized in research and plant breeding. Dr. Hansen established the world’s first greenhouse for the purpose of plant breeding right here at SDSU. One little known fact about Dr. Hansen is that he wrote the words to the school song, “Yellow and Blue”.
The four story hall was built in 1967 and underwent a major refurbishing in the summers of 2003 and 2004. Hansen is located on 11th Street on the west side of campus. Hansen Hall includes a convenience store, which includes hotel options for the residents in the area.
Life In Our Residence Halls:
Transitioning to life in the halls can be difficult, but we have a number of resources to help! Check out all of the amenities we have to offer, our hall staff, and ways to get involved in your time in the halls.