About the Namesake

Constructed in 1989, Rudder Hall is named after Margaret Rudder, who was the widow of former Texas A&M President, Major General James Earl Rudder.

As the First Lady of Texas A&M, she was active in both university and community affairs, continuing her involvement after her husband’s death and up until her own in 2004.

2021 – 2022 Rates

Modular Hall

  • Double Room

Visit our rates page to see the proposed rates for 22-23.


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Physical Address:
770 Mosher Lane, College Station, TX 77840

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Fully furnished rooms

Designed for community

Academically-oriented environment

Convenient location

  • Walk or bike to class
  • Near parking lot 40 and accessible to the Southside Garage
  • Easy access to dining

Worry-free features

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

Building Abbreviation: RUDD
Building Number: 291
Housing Area: South
Hall Gender: Female
Number of Hall Staff: 4 RAs, 1 GHD
Year Constructed: 1989
Style of Building: Modular
Style of Bathroom: Private
Number of Floors: 4
Total Number of Rooms: 118

Building Capacity: 235 (not including overflow)
Number of Overflow Spaces: 6
Locations: 105, 205, 405
Number of ADA Modified Rooms*: 3  –  136, 137, 138
Remote Control Doors: Exterior & Modified Rooms
*ADA Modified rooms have 4″ curbed shower floor or bathtub with shower curtain and strobe fire alarm device; Room 137 has emergency backup electric power.

Recent Renovations
2020: Renovate lounge to include community kitchen.New flooring and paint upgrade in laundry room. All student room doors replaced.
2017: Complete heating, ventilation and air-conditioning system replacement, suspended ceiling replacement. LED lighting upgrade, ADA accessible showers renovated.
2015: Installation of new solid surface sinks and countertops in student rooms.

Room Flooring: Vinyl Wood Plank
Hallway Flooring: Carpet

Furniture Style: Mobile
Bed Style: Loftable
Mattress Size: 36″ x 77″
Bed Size: 36″ W x 80″ L

Desk and Pedestal Size (2) chairs included: Desk: 32″ W x 24″ D x 30″ H
Pedestal: 18″ W x 24″ D x 30″ H
Clearance under Desk: 28.5″ H

Dresser Size (2): 30″ W x 24″ D x 30″ H  –  3 drawers
Bookshelves (4): (2) 24″ W x 10″ D x 30″ H  –  (2) 24″ W x 24″ D x 30″ H

Number of Windows & Size with blinds: 1  –  46.75″ x 99″

Room Dimensions: 11′-10.5″ x 19′ living area – 11′ x 3.5′ entry
Ceiling Height: 8′-4″
Closet Size (4): (2) 24″ x 57″ x 84″  –  (2) 25.5″ x 45.5″ x 99.5″

Bathroom Dimensions: 4′ x 13′
Counter Space: 24″ x 70″ w/ 1 sink  –  Shelf under mirror
Counter Space: 23.75″ x 46.75″
Clearance under vanity: 22″
Shower Type: Shower Enclosure w/ Shower Door

Hall Features
AC individually controlled, Laundry room w/ 7 washers/8 dryers, ice & vending machines, TV lounge, (all on 1st floor), Study Room (305) Residents may not paint or use contact paper, wallpaper or adhesive tile to alter or make modifications to the residence hall room or apartment.