About the Namesake

Lechner Hall is named after Walter W. Lechner ’16 and was constructed in 1989. Mr. Lechner, formerly of Dallas, Texas, died in 1979.

Mr. Lechner was one of the principal discoverers of the north portion of the East Texas oil field during the 1920’s. The hall that bears his name houses participants in the University’s Honors Program.

Modular Hall

  • Double Room

Quick Reference

Building AbbreviationLECHBuilding Capacity200
Building Number0294Built In1989
Residential AreaNorthsideRenovated In
Hall StyleModular HallGenderSingle Gender by Room
Room TypeDouble RoomsLiving Learning ProgramHonors Housing Community


Get a feel for Lechner Hall has to offer by scrolling through the photo gallery or even taking a virtual tour.


Physical Address:
232 Houston Street, College Station, TX 77840


Fully furnished rooms

Designed for community

  • T.V. lounge
  • Community events and socials
  • Resident advisors
  • Public hallway phones on each floor
  • Community kitchen

Academically-oriented environment

Convenient location

Worry-free features

  • Professional, on-site maintenance
  • 24-hour, on-call staff
  • Card-controlled access
  • Security officer
  • Roommate matching available
  • Bike racks nearby