Halverson Hall

Halverson HallWhen walking through Halverson you will experience a high energy, open door community with strong hall identity.  Supporting an open door policy promotes healthy social networking and positive student growth. This encouraging environment helps students create a balance between their social and academic lives.  Halverson is a strong supporter for Women for Women with its two all female houses. The hall is also made up of one all male house and three co-ed houses. Halverson’s reputation makes it more than just a place to live, it’s a family. Halverson Hall is building number 69 on the campus map.
Halverson Hall Staff

Resident Director – Megan Niemi, 227-2515

Megan Niemi RD of Halverson Hall

Megan graduated from Northern Michigan University with a degree in Environmental Sciences. She is originally from Trenton, MI and loves living in Marquette. Megan was previously a Resident Adviser in Spalding Hall and she enjoys anything related to wildlife, fisheries, and the outdoors.

Office Hours
Monday 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Tuesday 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday Noon - 2 p.m.
Thursday 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Payne/Halverson Front Desk: 227-2477

Building and Grounds Attendant - Glenda Ross

Resident Adviser Staff

First Floor      
Michael Srodes The Edge 3907 msrodes@nmu.edu
Thomas Olsson The Looney Bin 3933 tolsson@nmu.edu
Second Floor      
Nicole Taylor Fantasia 3959 nicotayl@nmu.edu
Morgan McLive Deja Vu 3987 mmclive@nmu.edu
Third Floor      
Jennifer Campbell The Summit 4013 jencampb@nmu.edu
Kascha Stern Dakota 4041 kstern@nmu.edu

2014-2015 Halverson Hall Staff

2014-2015 Halverson Hall Staff

Halverson Hall Traditions


Halverson Hall, opened in 1965, is named after Dr. Lynn Halverson, head of NMU’s geography-geology department for many years.


  • Fiesta Frost
  • Drink-N-Think, an annual alcohol awareness program
  • PHest, an annual end of the year program with Payne Hall.

Interesting Facts:

  • Halverson Hall is one of the few halls to have a house still with its original name – Dakota House.
  • The founder of Starbucks, Howard Schultz, lived in Halverson Hall..