Yellowstone Hall is home to 400 students providing updated and modern amenities for the on-campus population. The design encompasses updated double, single, and semi-suite style room layouts. The building also includes amenities such as resident meeting spaces, collaborative academic work areas, lounge space, a kitchen area, interior and exterior bike storage and a bike maintenance room.

"NAC Architecture and SMA Architects created 10 distinct student neighborhoods throughout Yellowstone Hall at Montana State University, each with its own RA, shared bathrooms and community study and lounge space. Additionally, each floor within Yellowstone features a central hub that serves to connect these residential communities to one another. Shared amenities include a community kitchen, patio grills, a ski waxing room and a place for mountain bike repair." - Student Housing Business Magazine, May/June 2017

Special Living Options:

Features:

  • Kitchen
  • Floor study lounges
  • Laundry room
  • Outdoor patio area w/gas grills
  • Interior and exterior bike storage
  • Bike/Ski Maintenance Room
  • Free cable TV in the public areas of the Residence Hall
  • Direct and wireless internet access
  • Large main lobby w/Fireplace

Yellowstone Hall Council:

Yellowstone Hall Council offers the annual Yellowstone Royale providing an exciting night of games and community engagement for all on-campus students in the lobby of Yellowstone Hall. 

Student Mailing Address:

Student Name
200 Yellowstone Hall, Room ____
Bozeman, MT 59715-5033

Yellowstone Hall Front Desk:

406-994-2966

Room Options:

  • Double (with roommate)
  • Single (limited availability)
  • Double Semi-Suite w/private bathroom
  • Double-as-single (limited availability *Double-as-Single rooms are not available before the upcoming academic term. This option is awarded during the current semester based on occupancy)

Double Room Panoramic

Single Room Panoramic

Community Director

Zach Dovenbarger
Community Director
Office Phone: 406-994-2966

Zach is from Kersey Colorado, he graduated from Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas. During his time at Bethany College, Zach was a member of the Swedes football Team and Resident Advisor. After graduation Zach spent four years working at Bethany College in Residence Life, Student Development and as an Assistant Football Coach.

This will be Zach’s first year at Montana State University and is looking forward to working with students to make MSU their home.

Hall Staff

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Major
Hometown
 
 
 
 
 
 

Hall Photos

Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Main stairs through the middle of Yellowstone looking at fireplace.Students hanging out on top of a loft and in desk chairs in a double room.Aerial view of double room layout.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students hanging out on top of a loft and in desk chairs in a double room.Students sitting at and hanging out around the kitchen and the island in the lobby.Aerial view of a single room layout.Student studying in his room at a desk alone.Students walking on sidewalk next to the building and the building in the background.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Exterior shot of the building into the courtyard area of Yellowstone.Students hanging out on top of a loft and in desk chairs in a double room.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students hanging out on top of a loft and in desk chairs in a double room.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Aerial view of a double semi-suite room layout.Students studying and hanging out in a common lounge area.Students hanging out on top of a loft and in desk chairs in a double room.

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In the News

"MSU's new Yellowstone Hall opens to 400 incoming students" MSU News Service - September 16, 2016

"Yellowstone Hall to open soon at MSU Bozeman" NBC Montana - September 16, 2016

"MSU's newest dorm opens today" KBZK - September 16, 2016

"New MSU dorm, Yellowstone, aims to encourage student exploration" Bozeman Daily Chronicle - August 7, 2016

"MSU officials break ground for new residence hall" KTVM - September 11, 2014

"MSU's new freshman dorm designed to feel homey, save money and energy" Bozeman Daily Chronicle - September 8, 2014

"MSU busy with $70 million in building projects" Bozeman Daily Chronicle - May 27, 2014

"MSU Selects Langlas and Associates to Construct New $35 Million Residence Hall"MSU News - January 17, 2014

"MSU Chooses Site for New Residence Hall"MSU News - December 12, 2013

"MSU Exploring Possibility of New Residence Hall and Dining Renovations"MSU News - September 6, 2013