Russell Hall

Russell Hall

Russell houses approximately 975 first-year men and women in double-occupancy rooms. The hall is divided into the Augusta, Halifax, Savannah and Stewart colonies, and colonies are further divided into neighborhoods, each with its own lounge and bathroom.

All rooms are furnished with built-in desks and dressers, chairs, 17-position adjustable beds and feature high-speed Internet access, air conditioning and cable TV. Community features include a volleyball court, basketball and tennis courts, a computer lab, study rooms, kitchens and laundry facilities. The Russell Academic Center features high-tech classrooms, laptop computers and quiet study space.

Russell Community offers option "1" visitation; visitation is permitted Monday - Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m., and 24 hours a day beginning 10 a.m. Friday and ending at 2 a.m. Monday (Sunday night).

To send mail to a student via USPS, UPS or FedEx:

Student Name
Russell Hall, Room Number
515 Baxter St.
Athens GA 30609-4021


Academic Year Contracts
All rates are per resident per semester. Rates have been approved by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents.

Rates for 2015 - 2016
Residence Hall Community Fall Semester Spring Semester Room Type Bath Type
Russell Hall Russell $2,643 $2,643 Double Community Bath


Capacity Sex Visitation Carpet Sug. Rug Size Type Room sinks Mattress* In-Room Heat & Air Control** Computer labs High-speed Internet Wireless Internet*** Bed Types
970 M/F 1 No 7X10 Rooms No 80x36 twin No Yes Ethernet throughout Adjust


Russell Residence Hall Director
Glen Harris
Phone: 706-542-1694
Fax: 706-542-8595
Office Location: Russell Hall
Russell Hall
Building Services Supervisor - Russell
Markitta Willoughby
Phone: 706-542-8337
Fax: 706-542-8595
Office Location: Russell Hall
Russell Hall
Tim Carithers Maintenance Supervisor: West Zone
Tim Carithers
Phone: 706-542-6570
Fax: 706-542-8595
Office Location: Russell Hall
West Zone

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