Dillon Hall

 

Dillon Hall

HALL HISTORY

Dedicated in honor of Rev. Patrick Dillon, Notre Dame's 2nd president; Constructed in 1931 as the largest residence hall on campus, holding 265 men; After students moved in, over 85% of all Notre Dame students lived on campus; 13th hall constructed on campus; Chapel was a memorial to Knute Rockne; Architectural stone carvings on the outside include saints, animals, student athletes and a vessel; Notable past residents include Jim Flanigan '94 (pro football) and Alan Page '67 (pro football). With 81,000 square feet of space and 340+ residents, Dillon Hall is the largest residence hall on campus.

ROOM INFORMATION

Notre Dame's largest residence hall provides a variety of room configurations, including: singles (33% of rooms), doubles (37%), a few triples and 3-man suites, and quite a few 4-man suites (25%). A few of the suites have private bathrooms.

RECTOR: REV. PAUL DOYLE, C.S.C.

574-631-7427
pdoyle@nd.edu

Rev

Ordained as a Holy Cross priest in 1977, Rev. Paul Doyle became rector of Dillon in 1997. Father Paul received his B.A. in Economics, and a Master of Divinity from the University of Notre Dame. From 1980-1985, he was pastor of St. Joseph Parish in South Bend, Indiana. For several years, Father Paul served as Director of Old College, an undergraduate seminary program at Notre Dame, as well as Assistant Superior of Moreau Seminary. From 1991-1997, he served as the religious superior at Corby Hall, while also being a member of the Officers’ Group and the Board of Trustees at the University.

FAST FACTS

Established: 1931
Mascot/Nickname: Big Red
Color: Red
Quad Location: South Quad
Chapel: Chapel of St. Patrick
Signature Event: Dillon Pep Rally
Charity: Hannah and Friends

PHOTO GALLERY

FACILITY OVERVIEW

Number of Floors: 3
Number of Rooms: 167
Capacity: 332


Elevator? No
Air Conditioning? No
Study Room(s)? Yes
Exercise Room? Yes
Kitchen Access? Yes
Laundry Facilities? Yes
Sinks in Rooms? Yes
Modular Furniture? Yes

CAMPUS LOCATION

Location on Campus Map
North: Coleman-Morse Center
South: Morris Inn
East: Alumni Hall
West: South Dining Hall