About the Namesake

Underwood Hall is named after Ammon Underwood ’07 and was constructed in 1981. Mr. Underwood received his degree in Civil Engineering.

Mr. Underwood donated $1 million of real estate to the University. Eventually, the University received the rest of his estate. Mr. Underwood worked with British East Africa Ltd., the Federal Land Bank and the Farm Credit Administration during his career.

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:
644 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: UNDE
Hall Gender: Female
Building Number: 394
Housing Area: South
Number of Hall Staff: 8 RAs, 1 GHD
Year Constructed: 1981
Style of Building: Modular
Style of Bathroom: Private
Number of Floors: 4
Total Number of Rooms: 152

Building Capacity: 300
Number of Overflow Spaces: 0
Number of ADA Modified Rooms*: 110, 112, 117
Remote Control Doors: Exterior & Modified Rooms
*ADA Modified rooms have roll-in shower with shower curtain and strobe fire alarm device.

Recent Renovations
2017: Replace all student room doors. Complete interior patching and painting of student rooms and common areas, Replaced student room lighting with high efficiency lighting.
2016: Complete heating ventilation and air-conditioning system replacement. Room entry lighting upgraded to LED.
2015: Installation of vinyl wood plank flooring 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  –  46.5″ x 99.5″

Room Dimensions: 12′ x 19′ living area  –  3.5′ x 11′ entry area
Odd Numbered Rooms: 12′ x 16′
Ceiling Height: 8′-3″
Closet Size: (2) 24″ x 59″ x 84″  –  (2) 25.5″ x 45.5″ x 99.5″

Bathroom Dimensions
Toilet area: 3.5′ x 4.5′
Vanity area: 4′ x 6.5′
Counter Space: 24″ x 46.75″
Clearance under vanity: 23″
Shower Type: Shower Enclosure w/ Shower Door

Hall Features
AC individually controlled, community kitchen, vending machines, TV lounge, 5 washers/6 dryers (all on 1st floor), 3 study rooms (239, 339, 439) Residents may not paint or use contact paper, wallpaper or adhesive tile to alter or make modifications to the residence hall room or apartment.