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ABOUT

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

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Special Living Options:

  • Well-Being Living Learning Community

Features:

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

Yellowstone Hall Residence Hall Association (RHA):

Yellowstone RHA 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

2019-2020 Room and Board Rates (per semester)

Double Room

Single Room

Semi-suite, Double Room

With Bobcat Anytime Gold - $5,666 With Bobcat Anytime Gold - $5,947 With Bobcat Anytime Gold - $5,935
With Bobcat Anytime Silver - $5,516 With Bobcat Anytime Silver - $5,797 With Bobcat Anytime Silver - $5,785
With Bobcat Anytime Copper - $5,511 With Bobcat Anytime Copper - $5,785 With Bobcat Anytime Copper - $5,772
With Bobcat Anytime Bronze - $5,361 With Bobcat Anytime Bronze - $5,635 With Bobcat Anytime Bronze - $5,622

*All Room and Board Rates are available on the Room & Board Rate PageIn addition to these charges, a Residence Hall Association (RHA) program fee of $15 is assessed each semester.

**Any student who selects and is placed on a Living Learning Community (LLC) floor for the 2019-2020 academic year will have an additional fee of $50/semester to pay for programming and educational opportunities on the floor.

**On-Campus Student Meal Plan options are available on the Meal Plan page


Resident Director

Andrew Wagenblast

Andrew Wagenblast

Resident Director
Office Phone: 406-994-2966

Graduating from Montana State University with a Bachelors of Environmental Design, this will be Andrew’s first year as a Resident Director but his fifth year in Residence Life. Andrew is currently working towards his Masters of Architecture as well as a Master’s in Adults and Higher ED. Throughout Andrew’s previous 4 years in Residence Life, he was a Resident Advisor for two years, an Assistant Resident Director for one year, and a Graduate Assistant Resident Director. Andrew is excited to continue working for Residence Life as a Resident Director. This year Andrew will work to help build a strong sense of community and help students succeed by giving an environment that feels like home.

In his free time, Andrew can be found working on his car, watching movies, building random things, or just hanging out with his cat Finn. There is a lot that Bozeman offers to all of our students and Andrew tries to do a little of everything to have experience in a lot of things.

 

Hall Staff

Yellowstone Hall Staff
Names are listed in picture order, left to right

Name Major Hometown
 Logan gunderson Cell Biology & Neuroscience / Biochemistry Glasgow, MT
Jenna Severson Biochemistry Rapid City, SD
Elijah Blake Computer Science Post Falls, ID
Melissa Pollard Exercise Science Whitefish, MT
Brent Bergman Eletrical Engineering Houston, TX
Saydee Wolff Exercise Science Roundup, MT
Logan Ladd Computer Science Billings, MT
Tia Kasper Resident Director Seabeck, WA
Tad Martynowicz Mechanical Engineering Anchorage, AK
Julia Scailey Early Childhood Development Twin Mt, MH
Avery Joyner Studio Art Hamilton, MT
Elijah Blake Computer Science Post Falls, ID

 

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.Example of a double roomStudents 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.Example of a single roomStudent 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.Example of a semi-suite roomStudents 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