Prentiss-Lucas Hall

Prentiss-Lucas Hall is located on the northwestern edge of Main Campus next to Kryzsko Commons and Gildemeister Hall.

Prentiss-Lucas features traditional rooms that include a private sink and a built-in wardrobe and desk. 

This residence hall has a common lobby area and offers many amenities from a kitchen and kitchenettes to a lounge, a laundry facility, a volleyball court, security, and more.

This residence hall is a great choice for new first year students who want to feel connected to campus and be in an active living community.

Prentiss-Lucas Hall houses nearly 350 first-year students. Lucas is all female and Prentiss is co-ed by floor.

Room Options
Prentiss-Lucas offers mostly traditional-style double rooms with a few single rooms on each floor.
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A decorated room with a lofted bed by the windows in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.
Unit Features
Every unit of Prentiss-Lucas comes fully furnished and includes a private sink. 

All rooms also have carpet flooring and windows with blackout curtains.

A move-in ready room with two lofted beds along the wall across from built-in closets and desks in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.


A stove in a kitchen in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

Each floor of Prentiss-Lucas has a kitchenette that includes a microwave, toaster, and sink.

All residents also have access to the full kitchen in the basement of Prentiss-Lucas.

The main kitchen is equipped with a refrigerator, stove, microwave, and sink.

There’s also an eating area with tables and chairs for all building residents to use.

A lounge with many tables, chairs, and couches in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

There is a lounge on the first floor of Prentiss Hall as well as a lounge, a game room, and two large study rooms in the basement.

Each lounge has a large screen TV with streaming capabilities.

Students can use the various tables, chairs, couches, pool table, and ping pong table for work or play.

Resident Assistants (RAs) host floor and building events in this lounge too.

A student takes laundry out of a dryer in the laundry room in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

The laundry room is located in the basement of Prentiss. This facility has 12 washers and 12 dryers.

There is also an app you can download to track machine usage.

24/7 Security
Only students living in Prentiss-Lucas halls can use their IDs to enter the buildings.

Students from other residence halls or off-campus guests must have a resident escort them within the building when visiting.

An intercom and key card scanner are installed outside a door for a residence hall.

Front Desk
The front desk for Prentiss-Lucas is on the first floor in the main lobby. 

At the front desk, students can rent kitchen equipment, board games, movies, basic tools, jumper cables, and more for free.

This is also where students will check in themselves or guests who plan to stay in their room overnight. 

A student worker greets a student as the front desk in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

Another essential near the front desk is a printer for students to print homework assignments, study notes, or lecture notes from class. This is just one of the many printers across campus, so there’s no need to bring your own.

Mail & Packages
All students living in Prentiss-Lucas halls access their mail in the entryway.

Students can pick up packages that don’t fit inside their mailbox at the front desk.

Front desk workers will email residents when their packages arrive. 

A view of the mail area in Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

Volleyball Court
Outside Prentiss-Lucas is a sand volleyball court.

Students can check-out volleyballs from the front desk using their Warrior ID. 

Two students play on the sand volleyball court outside Prentiss-Lucas Hall.

Contact Prentiss-Lucas Halls

Prentiss-Lucas Halls

265 W King Street

Winona, MN 55987


Housing & Residence Life Office
Kryzsko Commons 230


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