Halls & Apartments

Nicholas Hall

Cook/Douglass Campus

Nicholas is a traditional residence hall built in 1960. It was named for Elisabeth Ridgely Nicholas. She was the daughter of Mary Lawlor and John Stuart Nicholas of New Brunswick. Serving as first Registrar-Bursar of the New Jersey College for Women (1918-1921), Nicholas was one of the pioneers responsible for the development of what is now known to us as Douglass College. She performed duties as the Dean of Students and was named an Honorary Member of the Douglass Class of 1924.

Type: Traditional Residence Hall
Number of Students: 235
Number of Floors: 3
Average Room Size: 11 X 16
Availability: First-year students
Contract Type: Undergraduate Academic Year (Two Semesters)
43 Dudley Road
New Brunswick NJ, 08901-8520
What's Nearby?

Adjacent to Neilson Dining Hall, near Cook Campus Student Center, Cook/Douglass Recreation Center, Intramural fields, walk to Douglass Campus Center, Douglass Library, Laurie Music Library, Rutgers Arts Center complex


Carpeted rooms.

  • Bathroom and shower facilities available on each floor
  • Cable TV and Ethernet
  • Community Kitchen
  • Each room has a extra long bed, dresser, desk and chair
  • Each room has two closets
  • Large Screen TVs in Lounge
  • Microwave/refrigerator unit in each room
  • There are two bathrooms per floor
  • Wireless networking in lounge