North West Residence Hall is the newest building for Ball State University students to live in, officially opening at the beginning of the 2021-2022 Academic Year. As part of the North Residential Neighborhood, North West is able to house around 500 residents. There are five floors, split into two towers, that have fully equipped kitchens and a large lounge area with a TV on each floor. Residents have access to music rooms, a game room, and a fitness area with brand-new equipment. North West is home to the Design and Education Living-Learning Communities.

The hall is coed and has semi-private bathrooms (a bathroom shared by a small number of students). Furniture within the hall is loftable, allowing students to truly tailor their living space. The building's location provides students close access to North Dining Hall, the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center, three other close-by residence halls, and several academic buildings.


  • Coed
  • Air-conditioned
  • Semi-private bathrooms

North West Hall Desk Phone Number





  • Fitness room
  • Laundry room
  • Kitchenettes
  • Study lounges
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Bed
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Dresser
  • Trash can
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  • Wireless Internet
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Design and Education Living-Learning Communities 

The Design and Education Living-Learning Communities provide first-year students an opportunity to examine their areas of interest through field trips, workshops, and discussions while taking classes with other students who are considering the same areas as a profession. 


Rooms and Rates

Ball State utilizes a tiered structure for room and board rates, and these vary by residence hall and room type.  See all of our rates and plans.

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Do you know where you want to live next year? Then it’s time to sign up! Or maybe you’re considering attending Ball State and would like to see this place for yourself. You can schedule a campus tour through our Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

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