Meet the Staff

Heidi Nicklaus, Residence Life Coordinator

Nicklaus_HeidiPhone Number: 848-932-9363
Email: heidi.nicklaus@echo.rutgers.edu

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Nate Johnson, Campus Director

Phone Number: 848-932-3676
Email: nathan.johnson@rutgers.edu

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Katzenbach Hall is a traditional residence hall built in 1963. It was named for Marie Hilson Katzenbach (1882-1970), trustee of Rutgers University (1932-1970). She served on the State Board of Education as a member, vice president, and president. Katzenbach also served on the boards of several educational and social service institutions benefiting disadvantaged children. In 1956, she received the annual award for Distinguished Service to Education from the New Jersey Education Association.

PrintType: Traditional Residence Hall

JoinUSNumber of Students: 236

FloorsIcon2Number of Floors: 4

SizeIconAverage Room Size: 11 x 14

AvailIconAvailability: Douglass Residential College (women only), First-year students

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

Neilson Dining Hall, Cook Student Center, Cook/Douglass Recreation Center, intramural fields, Hickman Hall, and Douglass Student Center.

  • Air conditioning (lounges only)
  • Vending machines
  • Wifi throughout the building
  • Laundry facility
  • Building main lounge
  • Building study lounge
  • House/floor lounge(s)
  • Flat screen televisions with cable (in some lounges)
  • Communal kitchen (one in the building with stovetop and oven), communal microwave, sink
  • Communal bathroom (separated by gender)
  • Elevator
  • Ramp leading up to building entranceway
  • Automated building entrance doors (one room with swipe entry)
  • Outdoor gazebo

What’s included in my room?

  • Twin extra long bed and mattress
  • Closet space
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Microfridge
  • Blinds or curtains
  • Wifi in bedrooms
  • Linoleum flooring