Loyola University Chicago

Residence Life

Mertz Hall

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Mertz Hall is the largest building on Lake Shore Campus.

Tim Griffin
Resident Director - Mertz Hall
773.508.3740
Mertz Hall 211
Education B.A. History from The Ohio State University
M.Ed. Student Affairs Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago
 
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Christian Hightower
Assistant Resident Director - Mertz Hall
773.508.3300
Mertz Hall 2nd floor
Education | B.A. Public Administration from Miami University (Ohio)
M.Ed. Higher Education Student Affairs from Loyola University Chicago (May 2017)
 
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Ashley Trewartha

Assistant Resident Director - Mertz Hall

atrewartha@LUC.edu

773.508.3323

Education | B.S. Consumer Science and Psychology with minor in Gender & Women's Studies from UW-Madison

M.Ed. Higher Education Student Affairs from Loyola University Chicago (May 2016)

Connect with me about anything to do with Mertz Hall, getting involved, general questions, or how to get the most out of your Loyola experience.

Mertz Hall is the largest building on the Lakeshore Campus and the largest residence hall. The building is connected to Centennial Forum and stands 19 stories tall with a large lounge and community kitchen on the second floor. Mertz Hall is comprised of single, double, and quad (limited) traditional rooms with community bathrooms and lounges located on each floor.
 
The entrance to Mertz Hall is on the second floor, accessed by the exterior stairs.

Quick Facts
Hall Type
first year, single gender by floor
Room Types
single, double, quad (limited) traditional rooms
Bathrooms
community style
Dining Hall
nearest dining hall located in Damen Student Center
Air Conditioning
yes
Elevator Access
yes (ground level elevator access granted by request)
Residential Floors
17
Winter Break
closed
Furniture
each student has 1 twin XL bed, 1 dresser, 1 desk, 1 chair
Beds
bunkable and loftable, twin XL (85.5"L x 36"W x 36"H)
due to layout, some beds must remain bunked
Lofting
junior lofts (36") are available (max 1 per room; limited)
Front Desk and
Access
24-hour staffed reception desk
ID required for entry
Amenities
front desk, lounge, community kitchen, in-hall laundry
Mertz Hall is located at 1125 W. Loyola Avenue
This address can be used for locating the hall, food delivery, etc.
No mail, flowers, or packages of any kind are accepted at Mertz Hall.
 
All student mail and packages should be addressed to:
 
[STUDENT NAME]
6317 N. Broadway Avenue
Chicago, IL 60660