Katzenbach Hall

Outside of Katzenbach


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.

  • Type of Residence Hall: Traditional Hall
  • Number of Students: 236
  • Number of Floors: 4
  • Average Room Size: 11x14
  • Availability: First-Year Students
  • Contract Type: Undergraduate Academic Year (Two semesters)
What's Nearby?

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

Features & Amenities

  • 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 space?

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

Room Photos

Katzenbach Room Katzenbach Floor Lounge Set-Up Katzenbach Laundry Dryers Katzenbach Laundry Washers Katzenbach Main Lounge Sitting Area Katzenbach Main Lounge Seating Katzenbach Main Lounge Tables Katzenbach Main Lounge Seating Katzenbach Main Lounge Tables Katzenbach Recreational Room Tables Katzenbach Recreational Room Seating

Floor Plans

Contact and Location

Staff Members

Tavani Lawrence, Okia Dixon

Google Map Link

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