down arrowMenu

Rider Hall


Rider was constructed in 1961. It has eight houses, named after former Iowa governors. Rider accommodates 212 women and 212 men.

Typical Room Dimensions

Room dimensions: 9'10" x 14'4" x 8'1.5" H
Closet size: 3'4" W x 2' D x 6'10" H
Bed size: 35.75" x 81"
Other furnishings provided:  Desks, dresser
Lofts may be built, purchased or rented if the loft configuration is desired.


Rider Hall, home to students with many different interests and majors, will host the Business Living Learning Community. The Princeton Review has recognized the College of Business Administration as a "Best Business School" for six consecutive years. Students living in this learning community can expect to find a focus on skill development in the areas of management, business administration and entrepreneurship in an environment that focuses on exploring various majors, careers, and opportunities in the business world. First-year students living in this community will be enrolled in at least one academic course with their housemates in Larrabee and Boies houses.

Female Houses

House Room numbers Feature
Gear 15 - 24 (male) & 100 - 116 (female)
Sherman 236 - 265 Substance-Free LLC
Larrabee 300 - 332 Business LLC
Drake 434 - 465

Male Houses

House Room numbers Feature
Gear 15 - 24 (male) & 100 - 116 (female)
Grimes 131 - 165
Carpenter 200 - 232 Substance-Free LLC
Boies 336 - 365 Business LLC
Jackson 400 - 432

Rider is located east of Hagemann Hall and north of Shull hall.

Regular Hours: 

Building unlock hours: 7:00am - 9:00pm during the Academic Year
Hall office hours: 8:00am - 9:00pm from Monday - Friday during the Academic Year.
4:00pm - 9:00pm on Saturday and Sunday during the Academic Year.

(319) 273-2249

Rider Hall Office
2801 Ohio St. - Room #
Cedar Falls, IA 50613-4923

Rider Hall Features

Living Learning Communities


Ellie Hail Residence Life Coordinator
Lynne Lemert Secretary