Foster-Walker (PLEX)

Foster Walker dining hall

Two students eating at foster walker dining hall

student eating at foster walker dining hall

One of the largest halls, Foster-Walker (also known as PLEX) is located on south campus and houses 582 students in single rooms. Men and women live in clusters by gender. There are two dining halls and a convenience store in the building. Foster-Walker also houses one of the two main mail and package centers on campus and is a neighborhood desk location.


  • 582 students

Available to:

  • All upperclass students


  • Dining halls and convenience store in building
  • Recreation room with pool table and table tennis
  • Lounges
  • Kitchenette
  • Study rooms

Helpful measurements:

  • Typical window size: 40” wide; 55” tall
  • Typical desk dimensions: 42” wide; 24” deep
  • Typical wardrobe dimensions: 35” wide; 21” deep
  • Typical dresser dimensions: 42” wide; 24” deep

Mailing address:

Foster-Walker Room #
1927 Orrington Ave
Evanston, IL 60201-2953

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