Halverson Hall

Halverson HallHalverson-01_0.jpgWhen walking through Halverson Hall 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 69 on the campus map.


Halverson Hall Government

Vision Statement: Halverson strives to be a home where everyone is welcome to leave their mark and make fond memories; because when strangers become friends and turn into family, they become the definitoin of their home.
Mission Statement: Halverson aspires to have outgoing, respectful, and self-motivated residents who through house and hall involvement build meaningful relationships and become stronger individuals.

Halverson Hall Staff

Resident Director – Megan Niemi


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 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 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
Nicholas LeMire The Looney Bin 3933 nlemire@nmu.edu
Second Floor      
Nicole Taylor Fantasia 3959 nicotayl@nmu.edu
Rory Conn Deja Vu 3987 rconn@nmu.edu
Third Floor      
Madison Brinker The Summit 4013 mabrinke@nmu.edu
Kascha Stern Dakota 4041 kstern@nmu.edu


2015-2016 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..