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Northern State University
Welcome to Jerde Hall!

Jerde Hall, home to the First Year Resident Experience program, is located on the east edge of campus along South State Street.


Some of Jerde’s highlights include:


• Co-ed residence hall that houses approximately 360 students; handicapped accessible, and a designated nonsmoking environment


• Named for Dr. Walter Jerde, professor and dean of education, who served the Northern campus 1947-1966.


• Free laundry facilities, a lounge and game room with table tennis and a big screen TV are located in the basement. The main lobby on the first floor has a large flat-screen TV and two pool tables. There are lounges on every floor with a flat-screen TV and microwave and toaster. The second floor and fourth floor lounges have a kitchen area as well.


• Rooms have individual beds, desks, shelves, and dressers on each side of the room as well as spacious closets.


• The NSU soccer complex and tennis courts are east of the building. Jerde is also close to the Barnett Center and Johnson Fine Arts Center.


• Wireless internet access is located throughout the hall, and individual rooms are wired for high-speed internet.

Standard Jerde Hall Room Layout

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