1720 Melrose Place, Knoxville, TN 37916
Front Desk: 865-974-2516
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Named after James P. Hess, a long time UT business manager and Secretary of the Board of Trustees, this residence hall began as an annex to Melrose Hall. Currently housing 957 residents, Hess Hall features comfortable double-occupancy rooms and large community bathrooms on each floor.
A welcoming courtyard leading to the main lobby provides space for students to hang out, study, and host events. Residents in Hess Hall enjoy the ability to flexibly arrange furniture within their rooms, a student-centered floor plan that encourages genuine interaction with floor-mates, and convenient dining options located downstairs adjacent to a spacious and friendly lobby area. Hess Hall is located near Hodges Library and the Humanities and Social Sciences building, making studying and going to class easy!
- Air conditioning
- Card access entry to living areas
- Book and supply store
- Laundry rooms
- Security cameras
- Study lounges
- TV room