Meet the Staff

Wyatt Matern, Hall Director

Phone Number: 848-932-7209

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Taj Julien, Residence Life Coordinator

Phone Number: 848-932-0986

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Demarest Hall is a traditional residence hall built in 1950. Demarest hosts a number of special interest sections focused on subjects in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. These groups foster an engaged and diverse community as well as a noted pride for living in Demarest. There is also a lot of variety in the dimensions and layout of rooms in Demarest, further contributing to its unique nature. Learn more about the room selection process and special interest living for Demarest Hall.

PrintType: Traditional Residence Hall

JoinUSNumber of Students: 188

FloorsIcon2Number of Floors: 3

SizeIconAverage Room Size: Varies

AvailIconAvailability: Continuing students, First-year students

bag of chipsContract Type: Undergraduate Academic Year (Two Semesters)

Centrally located on College Avenue Campus, placing it adjacent to University services including: College Avenue Gym, Alexander Library, Brower Commons Dining Hall, Rutgers Student Center, Health Services, and academic buildings. A few shorts blocks to downtown New Brunswick and Easton Avenue.

  • Vending machines
  • Wifi throughout the building
  • Reading Room/Small Library (2nd floor)
  • Laundry facility
  • Free expression room
  • Building main lounge
  • Flat screen televisions (with cable)
  • Pool table, ping pong table
  • Communal kitchen (with stove top and oven) (one in the building)
  • Communal microwave, refrigerator, sink
  • Communal bathroom (separated by gender)
  • Communal bathroom (gender neutral) 2nd floor only
  • Wheelchair ramp at the back of the building for access to the basement lounge only

What’s included in my room?

  • Twin extra long bed and mattress
  • Beds have the ability to be lofted
  • Closet space
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Microfridge
  • Blinds or curtains
  • Cable TV ready (in every room)
  • Wifi in bedrooms
  • Linoleum flooring
  • Room sizes may vary