John Neumaier Hall

Looking for apartment-style living right on campus? John Neumaier Apartments may be the place for you—as long as you’re an upperclass student. This coed apartment building combines the convenience of on-campus living with the independence and privacy of apartment life. Each apartment features two spacious bedrooms, two full bathrooms, kitchen and living room. The kitchen features a full-size refrigerator, oven, stove, dishwasher and plenty of cabinet space. Apartments also include air conditioning, phone service, cable TV and Internet access.

John Neumaier provides the community space you’d expect to find only in an on-campus residence hall. Head over to the social lounge for a game of pool or ping pong—or to get to know other residents. You’ll find plenty of quiet space in the dedicated study lounge. And if you brought a car with you, you’ll find ample parking near John Neumaier Apartments.

John Neumaier Hall features the following:

  • Floors: 3
  • Occupancy Type(s): 4-person apartments
  • Room Configuration(s): 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and shared living/kitchen space
  • Room Dimensions: 12'3" x 13'7" x 8'2" (double room)
  • Bathroom(s): 2 bathrooms, with one located in one of the bedrooms
  • Laundry: free; located on each floor
  • Kitchen: located in each apartment (appliances + microwave included)
  • Flooring Type(s): carpet in bedrooms and living room
  • Computer Network Connection(s): wi-fi in bedrooms & community lounges
  • Cable TV Connection: digital cable
  • Mailbox Location: main level
  • Furniture Provided:
  • Learning Community: N/A
  • Available to: Upperclass students with 24+ credits, transfer and graduate students
  • Additional Notes: lounge on 2nd and 3rd floor; computer with printer located in 3rd floor lounge; ping-pong table in 2nd floor lounge; air conditioning throughout building

Apartment Dimensions

  • Width: 33' 4 /58"
  • Length: 28' 6 1/2"

Bedroom Dimensions

  • Width: 10' 8 1/2"
  • Length: 13' 7 1/2"

Living Room Dimensions

  • Width: 10' 8 1/4"
  • Length: 11' 4 5/8" plus bay window area

John Neumaier Apartments are only available to upper class students, you need to have 24+ credits completed by the end of spring semester to be eligible. Credits may not be earned by exam or during dual enrollment in high school.

Apply for John Neumaier

  • Leases/Contracts are 10-months, from August-May
  • Summer leases/contracts are optional and cover June-July
  • Residents may purchase a meal plan if they wish (August-May)

How do I call the Residence Hall Main Desk?

Residence Hall Main Desk Phone Numbers

Use the following phone numbers to reach the residence hall main desk.

  • Dahl Hall | 218.477.2180
  • Grantham Hall | 218.477.2210
  • Holmquist Hall | 218.477.5723
  • John Neumaier | 218.477.5017
  • Nelson Hall | 218.477.2210
  • Snarr Hall | 218.477.2145

How do I send my student mail and packages while they are living in the MSUM Residence Halls?

Use the following address to send mail and packages to MSUM residents. There is one mailbox for each room. Mailboxes are located on the first floor of each building at the hall desk. Packages that do not fit in a mailbox are held at the hall desk until residents can pick them up.

Mailing Address for Residence Halls

[Student Name]
[Room Number & Residence Hall Name]
Moorhead, MN 56563-[zip code extension]

Building Zip Code Extension Numbers:

  • Dahl Hall - 1020
  • Grantham Hall - 1040
  • Holmquist Hall - 1050
  • John Neumaier - 1090
  • Nelson Hall - 1030
  • Snarr Hall East - 1060
  • Snarr Hall South - 1070
  • Snarr Hall West - 1080

Digital Cable is provided by MidCo Communications. Rooms are equipped with digital cable (older TV styles will not work). You will need to provide your own co-axial cable. If you have trouble connecting or would like to add DVR services (for a fee), MidCo answers the phone 24/7! Call 1.800.571.5463 from your room. You can also try online chat at for customer support. Please note: the call reps may not understand you are in a dorm room, not an off-campus apartment building; please stress you live in a university residence hall. Visit for channel list, self-help guides, online chat support and troubleshooting tips.

Wireless internet is available in your room, common areas/lounges in each hall. Wi-Fi is connected via StarID and password. For wireless internet support, email with your building, room number and issue.

If you are living in Dahl, Grantham, Holmquist or Snarr Complex, your room is furnished with a bed with lofting capabilities built into it. You do not need to rent a separate loft kit.

If you live in Nelson Hall, you are equipped with a full size bed (non-loftable).

Homemade or purchased lofts are not permitted.

If you live in John Neumaier Hall, you are able to rent a bed loft through College Loft Services. To rent a loft, please visit College Loft Services or call 218.354.2107 for more information. Homemade or purchased lofts are not permitted.

We strongly encourage our students to pursue renters insurance. You may arrange for renter's insurance through your own insurance company. MSUM does not insure personal belongings in student rooms. While we hope students will never need to file a renter's insurance claim, it is important to be prepared just in case.

Residents can submit a work request for their room via their myHousing portal. Log in and click the Maintenance tab. This is also where residents may view comments from Maintenance staff regarding the work. To submit work orders for public spaces in your hall, such as the bathroom, contact your RA or Hall Desk.

Submit your Work Request