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Reed/Johnson Hall

  • Traditional residence hall for first year men
  • Double rooms, some that contain study areas as well as several triple rooms 
  • Big screen TV located on main floor lounge
  • Recreation area located in the basement with ping pong table, pool table and carpet ball
  • Large study area located  in the basement of Johnson
  • Kitchen area located in the basement and laundry facilities located on every floor
  • Enclosed walkway to the Residence Dining Center
  • Meal plan required for all residents
  • Medium loft beds 
MAILING INFORMATION

When mailing items to a student in the residence halls using FedEx, UPS, etc, use the following format:

Line 1: Student Name
Line 2: Room Number and Hall
Line 3: Street Address
Line 4: Fargo, ND 58102

Reed Hall Example:                                                             Johnson Hall Example:

Sam Student                                                                         Sam Student
121 Reed Hall                                                                       121 Johnson Hall 
1431 Albrecht Blvd                                                                1421 Albrecht Blvd
Fargo, ND 58102                                                                   Fargo, ND 58102

 

When mailing items to a student in the residence halls using US Postal Service, use the following format:

Line 1: Student Name
Line 2: Room Number and Hall
Line 3: PO Box #
Line 4: Fargo, ND 58105-4 Digit PO Box Number

Reed Example:                                                              Johnson Hall Example:
Sam Student                                                                   Sam Student
121 Reed Hall                                                                 121 Johnson Hall 
PO Box  5457                                                                 PO Box 5457
Fargo, ND 58105-5457                                                     Fargo, ND 58105-5457

Sample show room of Reed/Johnson Hall:

 

Rendering of a sample two-student room in Reed.

 

 

  

Rendering of a sample three-student room inJohnson.

Reed-Johnson Hall History

In 1959 the State legislature made appropriations for a new men's residence hall. The new residence hall was completed and ready for occupancy in the fall of 1962. It possessed the capacity for 250 residents in double rooms. The residence hall was dedicated as Robert B. Reed Hall in honor of Robert Reed, the first graduate of the North Dakota Agricultural College (Hunter, p.201; , August 19, 1962).

Robert Reed was originally from Sharon, Connecticut and moved to North Dakota with his family at age twelve. He was among the first students to enroll in the North Dakota Agricultural College when the school opened in 1891. Reed became the first graduate in 1895 when he received a Bachelor of Science degree. While attending NDAC, he was very active in campus life and was a member of the first football team that twice defeated the University of North Dakota in the AC's inaugural season--1894. (, June 7, 1990, p. 2-3).

In 1963 a new men's residence hall opened south of Reed Hall. It possessed a capacity for 230 thirty students in double rooms. The new residence hall shared its office and lounge space with Reed Hall. In 1963, the building was dedicated Roy Johnson Hall in honor of the late Casselton resident, Roy Johnson. Johnson served on the North Dakota Board of Higher Education for 16 years--appointed to the Board of Higher Education in 1938, he remained a member until 1954, serving two terms as board president.

The first diploma awarded at North Dakota Agricultural College (1895)


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Phone: +1 (701) 231-7557 / Fax: (701) 231-7599
Campus address: Bison Court West 
Physical/delivery address: 1415 14th St N, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 3430 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Department of Residence Life

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