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South Quadrangle

600 E. Madison
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1372

South Quad is a vibrant community located on Central Campus near the Michigan Union. This mixed-gender building is home to roughly 1170 mostly first-year students. Because of its popular dining center, South Quad is always buzzing with activity.

At South Quad you’ll have a community of Residential Staff who are trained and ready to help you succeed in your new home. Your Resident Advisor will be there to help build community, lead activities and answer questions. Learn more about Residential Staff and services.

Each residence hall has a student governing system including a Hall Council, a Multicultural Council, and representatives on the Residence Hall Association. Talk to your RA if you are interested in participating.


Hall amenity Blue Cafe

Blue Cafe

Hall amenity Laundry Room

Laundry Room

Hall amenity Student Lounges

Student Lounges

Hall amenity Group Work Spaces

Group Work Spaces

Hall amenity Music Practice Rooms

Music Practice Rooms

Hall amenity Dining Center

Dining Center

Hall amenity Study Rooms

Study Rooms

Hall amenity Game Room

Game Room

Hall amenity Gender Inclusive Restroom

Gender Inclusive Restroom


If you live here you'll find:

  • Bed (36” x 80”, takes extra long twin linens)
  • Building Block Modular Furniture
  • Ethernet Port
  • Wastebasket
  • Recycling Tote
  • Draperies
  • Integrated Fire and Smoke Alarms
  • Fire Suppression System
  • Overhead Lighting

Multicultural Lounge

Afro American Minority Lounge

The Afro American lounge, established in 1972, was the first lounge to be decorated with art and artifacts which reflected Black culture and history.

Yuri Kochiyama Multicultural Lounge

Kochiyama is well known for her liberation support work for political prisoners and reparation advocacy for Japanese Americans who were in internment camps.

Your Community

Community Center

Every residence hall has a Community Center that is the heart of the community. There, you’ll get a chance to meet other students, talk to resident advisors, and find out about events and activities planned for your community. Plus, the Community Center can help with logistics like room lock-outs, lost keycards, lost & found and package pick up.

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Helpful Information

600 E. Madison
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1372




Leadership Team

Hall Director
Girard Brown
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Hall Director
Gertrude Waigumbulizi
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Community Center Manager
Andie Gardiner
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