Loyola University Chicago

Conference Services

San Francisco Hall


Complete in August 2013, San Francisco Hall is Loyola's first green residence hall, is Gold-LEED certified, and is an integral part of the Institute of Environmental Sustainability. The residence hall houses approximately 400 students, with a cafe, greenhouse and clean energy laboratory, along with other eco-friendly features. Several rooms overlook the buildings light-filled EcoDome. San Francisco Hall is also home to the Loyola's GreenHouse learning community.

The building has three full kitchen lounges with electric stove tops, ovens, dishwashers and refrigerators for community's use. The building also houses two recreational lounges and a multipurpose room all with the latest HDTV capabilities. Laundry facilities are located in the building. This state-of-the-art living-learning laboratory promotes sustainable living through in-hall composting, geothermal heating and cooling systems, and rooftop rail water collection and purification system. The rooms, lounges, and hallways are carpeted.

Quick Facts


6327 N. Kenmore Ave.


Semi Private Community Style and Semi Private Jack and Jill Bathroom in Suites


Approximately 410


San Francisco features Engrained Cafe on the ground level and de Nobili dining is right across the street

Room types

Singles, Doubles, Double Suites

Air Conditioning






Front Desk

24-hour monitored and staffed security desk; ID entry required


Bunkable**, Loftable, extra-long twin beds 84”L x 41”W x 29”H