Welcome to McMahon Hall

Located on North Campus, McMahon Hall offers the ever-popular clusters of bedrooms that branch off a shared living room and patio.

McMahon extrance location on the south side

Double Room

Each room has built-in bookshelves, desks, dressers and beds.

Student in double room


On the main floor of McMahon Hall is a large patio where herbs are grown, and you can catch views of Mount Rainier.

Students hanging out on the McMahon Courtyard

McMahon Hall Activities

Are you looking for a study break? Play a game of pool.

Student playing pool in McCarty

In-Hall Dining

The 8 is a collection of dining destinations under one roof, with cozy booths and great views of Lake Washington.

Group of students eating at the 8
McMahon Quote

McMahon Hall single - Small

Typical Single Room Diagram

McMahon Double

Typical Double Room Diagram

Not all room types are represented in these diagrams

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    McMahon Hall

    Located on North Campus with stunning views of Lake Washington, patios and easy access to the Burke-Gilman Trail.

    Home to the restaurant The 8 at McMahon.


    • Ethernet access in every room
    • A large study room for individuals and groups
    • A music-practice room with a piano
    • Fitness and game equipment
    • Covered basketball courts
    • Large-screen TV lounge

    Resident Directors

    Patrick Heneghan (North Tower)
    Phone: 206-543-2744
    Email: heneghp@uw.edu

    Kelty Spencer (South Tower)
    Phone: 206-543-2744
    Email: kelty@uw.edu

    Living Learning Communities


    *This community is linked to an academic program and students with departmental approval will have priority for assignment to these areas. 





    Room Types

    Doubles, Singles

    For USPS letters or packages:

    Resident Name
    Box 41### OR Box 41#### (room number)
    McMahon Hall
    Seattle, WA  98195-0041

    If actual street address is required by shipper (Fed Ex, UPS, DHL, etc.):

    Resident Name
    McMahon Hall, Room ### OR Room ####
    4000 15th Avenue NE
    Seattle, WA  98195-4450

    Contact Us

    Student Services
    Phone: 206-543-4059
    Email: hfsinfo@uw.edu