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.

2021 – 2022 Rates

Modular Hall

  • Double Room


Get a feel for all that Lechner Hall has to offer by scrolling through the photo gallery. If you prefer, check it for yourself and join us for a tour.


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

See also: U.S.P.S., FedEx, and UPS addresses


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

Building Information

Building Abbreviation: LECH

Building Capacity: 200

Building Number: 0294

Built In: 1989

Residential Area: Northside

Gender: Single Gender by Room

Hall Style: Modular Hall

Living Learning Community: Honors Housing Community

Room Type: Double Rooms