Knilans Hall

Knilans Hall

Living Option for 2017-18 academic year:

Entire building is composed of new students and learning communities. Knilans is exclusive for learning communities.

The learning communities in Knilans are: Business and Me, Calculated Careers, Everybody's Business, For the Love of Teaching, Beyond Numbers, Live & Learn, Teachers have Class, Future Teachers Program, Business of Positive Influence, The Innovators, Together We Teach and Venture Hawks.

Academic Housing:

  • Rooms: 133
  • Capacity: 226
  • Gender scattered by floor:
    • First Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Second Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Third Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Fourth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • View Floor Plans

Special Features:

  • Elevator Access
  • Smoke Free Building
  • Pool Table
  • Big Screen TV
  • Laundry Facilities
  • HawkCard Equipped Vending Machines
  • Mini Computer Lab
  • Carpeted Rooms
  • Bed Lofts
  • Bike Lockers available

View example room layout from building

Hall Address:
411 North Prairie Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Contact Information:
Complex Director: 262-472-4602
Asst Complex Director: 262-472-3018
Front Desk: 262-472-3015

Hall History
Knilans Hall was completed in 1966 and was named in honor of Edith Knilans who served as the college librarian from 1926 to 1957.


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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater


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