Walton Hall

Walton Hall

Built in 1968, Walton hall was named in honor of William C. Walton, a long time professor of history at McKendree, and the first author of the McKendree Centennial history book. Walton Hall is a traditional style co-ed by floor residence hall with a laundry room and large community bathroom on each floor.  Walton Hall also has a lounge on the first floor that can be used for study groups, meetings, programs, individual studying, and socializing.  Walton Hall is conveniently located on main campus next to Ames Dining Hall.

Layout: Traditional style housing with double rooms (2 students/room)
Capacity: 96
Floors: 3
Duty Cell Phone: (618) 975-4388

Room Information 


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General Measurements: 

Each room may have some slight variation, but these general measurements are the average.

Room Dimensions - 11 ft. 7 in. wide (wall to wall) by 15 ft. 10 in. long (door to window)

Window - 48 in. wide by 60 in. tall (36 in. from floor to window ledge)

Wardrobe/Closet - 75 in. tall, 40 in. wide, and 20 in. deep

Built- in Desk - 30 in. high, 48 in. wide, and 42 in. wide


    • Tall Variety - 45 in. tall, 24 in wide, and 24 in. deep
    • Wide Variety - 30 in. tall, 30 in. wide, and 20 in. deep

Bed - 38 in wide by 83 in. long

    • Height - Adjustable between minimum 6 in. to maximum 42 in. from floor, bunkable

Mattresses - Extra Long Twin


Walton Hall Staff

 Professional Staff

Craig Tompkins


Craig Tompkins

Resident Director
(618) 537-6855
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Student Staff

Jade Heuer

Jade Heuer

First Floor RA 

Brad Eston

Brad Eston  

Second Floor RA 

Aidan Scott

Aidan Scott

Third Floor RA 

Colleen Preusser

Colleen Preusser
Community Coordinator