Headwaters Complex

Residence Life


The Headwaters Complex offers co-ed style living environments in two, three, and four bedroom arrangements. The living option provides students with an increased level of privacy while maintaining the convenience of on-campus living.

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Room Options:

  • 2 bedroom with shared bathroom
  • 3 or 4 bedrom with common area, kitchenette, and shared bathroom

Special Living Options:

  • Gallatin Hall is only available to students who have lived in the MSU residence halls a minimum of one academic year, and successfully completed 24 credits* with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Community involvement/contribution and past discipline records are also considered.
  • Madison and Jefferson Halls are open to all students with 30 completed or transferable credits*.

*Credits must be completed from an institution of higher education.This does not include Advanced Placement (AP) credits.


  • Private bedrooms
  • Common living area and kitchenette (in the three and four bedrooms)
  • Microwave oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Study nooks
  • Clubhouse and kitchen
  • Convenient parking
  • Free cable TV
  • Direct and wireless internet access
  • Bathroom that is shared by no more than four people.

Student Mailing Address:

Student Name
200 Madison/Jefferson/Gallatin Hall, Room ____
Bozeman, MT 59715

Headwaters Complex Front Desk:


Resident Director

David Aderholdt

David Aderholdt

Resident Director
Office Phone: 406-994-3132

This is David's 4th year as a Resident Director at Montana State University.  David is originally from San Diego, CA.  He completed his bachelor's degree in Cell Biology and Neuroscience from Montana State University spring 2013.  David is currently working on his Master's in Adults and Higher Education.

While David is going to be working in Headwaters, which is the sophomore and above housing, he is excited to work closely with students from across campus.  

Some of David's hobbies include: cooking, fishing, video games, and spending time outdoors.  


Hall Staff

North Hedges and Headwaters Staff
Names are listed in alphabetical order

Name Major Hometown
Nathaniel Camaret Pre-Medicine Helena, MT 
 Ellen Guyer Cell Biology and Neuroscience Ekalaka, MT 
 Jacob Jarvis  General Engineering Redmond, OR
David Aderholdt Resident Director San Diego, CA 


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