Commons North

Commons North (CMN) is a five-story residence hall that accommodates approximately 130 residents. This building offers  all residents single occupancy bedrooms grouped within a cluster of 3-to-6 rooms. Each cluster has an in-unit bathroom shared only by other roommates within the cluster. For residents interested in a single occupancy room with limited shared bathroom facilities, Commons North is a great option.


  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Free laundry
  • Kitchenettes and vending machines
  • Computer lab
  • Lounges and common areas
  • Connected to cafeteria and Student Center East
  • Close distance to recreational facilities


  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes closet and storage drawers
  • Single room clusters with semi-private bathrooms
  • Cable TV connection and
  • High-speed internet connection (including wireless)

For information on what to bring with you when you move in, please read Move-In Days.

Location & Mailing Address

Be sure to include your name and room number (including letter) in your address to receive mail and/or packages.


Your First and Last Name

Your Room Number (including letter)

700 South Halsted Street

Chicago, IL 60607

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