About Hunt Hall

Hunt Hall is built on traditions, open-mindedness, and friendliness. The students of Hunt create a fun and open environment for all and welcome new ideas and faces to the community. Some of Hunt Hall’s well-known traditions include annual campouts, hiking trips, the Hunt Hall Talent Show, and the “Arctic Plunge”. 

Hunt Hall is a LEED certified complex and was completely renovated during the summer of 2008. It is a co-ed hall.

More about Hunt Hall


  • Arctic Plunge
  • Root Beer Bash
  • Thanksgiving Dinner

Interesting Facts:

  • Hunt Hall shares a basement with Van Antwerp Hall.
  • Every winter, Arctic House members take an Arctic Plunge in Lake Superior.
  • Hunt Hall was the first hall to have a co-ed house. It was on a trial basis at the time.

Hunt Hall Government

Vision Statement: To be our best; best meaning always growing, bringing out the best in each other, hall-wide. Accepting a challenge, being fearless in the face of opportunity, and having a good time doing it. 

Mission Statement: Hunt Hall wants to expand our family, while exploring ways to help others achieve their educational, professional, and personal goals. We hope to welcome our residents into a diverse, open, spirited community.

History: Hunt Hall, opened in 1967, is named after Lucian Hunt, the former head of NMU’s Physical Science and Chemistry Department.

Hunt Hall Resident Director

Lucas Dushack, Assistant Director of Residence Life (Interim Resident Director)


 ldushack@nmu.edu | 906-227-2392

Office Hours: 

Monday *
Tuesday 4 pm-6 pm
Wednesday 9 am-10 am / 4 pm-5 pm
Thursday *
Friday *


Hunt Hall Resident Advisers

Joe, Artic House Resident Adviser

Joseph Tennant

Arctic House: Rooms 100-130

Xavier-Galleon House Resident Adviser

Xavier Binkley

Galleon: Rooms 138-166

Nicole - Copa Cabana House Resident Adviser

Nicole Cash

Copa Cabana: Rooms 200-230

Brenna-Shady Grove House Resident Adviser

Brenna Hart

Shady Grove: Rooms 234-266

Lauren-Toon Town House Resident Adviser

Lauren Mauser

Toon Town: Rooms 300-330

Gwen-Downtown House Resident Adviser

Gwendolyn Feamster

Downtown: Rooms 334-366