1856 Orrington

Lounge room at 1856 Orrington

Pool table at 1856 Orrington

Lounge room at 1856 Orrington

Lounge room at 1856 Orrington

1856 Orrington is located on south campus, just a short walk from downtown Evanston. Newly renovated in 2011, it houses 14 men and 11 women in single and double rooms. The building is coed by floor (men and women live on separate floors). Residents have many dining options, as the building is close to Foster-Walker, Allison, and Willard.


  • 25 students

Available to:

  • All undergraduate students


  • Full pantry with dining/study area
  • Lounges
  • Recently renovated

Helpful measurements:

  • Typical window size: 47” wide; 52” tall
  • Typical desk dimensions: 38” wide 24” deep
  • Typical dresser dimensions: 31” wide 18.5” deep

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1856 Orrington Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

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