Richards Hall

Richards Hall is located on the northwestern corner of Main Campus between Conway Hall and Morey-Shepard halls. Richards, Conway, and Morey-Shepard halls are all connected, and make up the Quad Complex.

Tour Richards Hall

Richards Hall features traditional single and double rooms that include a private sink as well as a built-in closet with shelving system. There are mostly double rooms throughout this hall, with a limited number of single rooms on each floor.

It offers students many amenities such as kitchens, a lounge, a laundry facility, an outdoor courtyard, security, and more.  

This residence hall is a great option for students who want to feel part of a housing community and be close to their classes as well as any on-campus activities and events.   

Richards Hall is a mix of first-year students and returning students. The first and second floors of Richards Hall are designated for male students and the third and fourth floors are designated for female students. 

Individual rooms are single gendered per our housing policies.  

Room Options
Richards Hall offers traditional style room options for students wanting the typical college roommate experience.
Housing & Meal Plan Rates
Two male student carry belongings into a residence hall room in Richards Hall.

There are 8 rooms (125-132) on the first floor that are about twice the size of a normal double room. These are designated as double rooms for females (2 people) and are the only traditional rooms with air conditioning.

Room Features
Every room of Richards Hall comes fully furnished, includes a private sink and large built-in closet.

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

A room in Richards Hall with two lofted beds along one wall, a desk tucked beneath one bed and another desk placed by the windows.


A student opens an oven in a kitchen in Richards Hall.

The second, third, and fourth floors of Richards Hall have full kitchens equipped with a refrigerator, stove, microwave, and sink.

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

A lounge with many tables, chairs, and couches in Richards Hall.

There’s a main lounge in the basement of Richards Hall.

Students can use the various tables, chairs, couches, wall-mounted TV, and pool table for work or play.

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

A student opens a washing machine in the laundry room in Richards Hall.

Near the main lounge is the laundry facility with 4 washers and 4 dryers.

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

24/7 Security
Only students living in Richards Hall 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 buildings when visiting.

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

Front Desk
The front desk for Richards Hall is located in Morey-Shepard. This front desk services all of the residents living in the Quad. At the front desk, students can rent kitchen equipment, board games, movies, basic tools, jumper cables, and more for free.

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.

A student worker sits at the front desk in Richards Hall.
Mail & Packages
All students living in Richards Hall 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 student opens their private mailbox in the mail area of Richards Hall.

Outdoor Courtyard
An outdoor courtyard with a sand volleyball court and benches is in the center of Conway Hall, Richards Hall, and Morey-Shepard halls.

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

A view of the sand volleyball court outside a residence hall on the WSU campus.

Contact Richards Hall

Richards Hall

404 Huff Street
Winona, MN 55987


Housing & Residence Life Office
Kryzsko Commons 230


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