BLUFORD

Lucile Bluford Residence Hall is named after the civil rights hero, renowned journalist and publisher of Kansas City African-American newspapers. Both men and women live in the hall, where some rooms are ADA accessible.

Room styles offered

Community-style single rooms

Room dimensions

  • Room: 11' x 12'10"
  • Window: 3’8”w x 5’h single
  • Closet: 3’10”w x 2’d, no doors; floor to top of shelf: 5’, top of shelf to ceiling: 1’3”

Each room has

  • 2" blinds
  • Cable TV port
  • Ethernet port
  • Full-length mirror
  • Trash can
  • Recycle bin

Each student has

  • Height-adjustable medium loft bed: lowest setting 11”, highest setting 2'7” from bottom of bed frame to
  • Mattress, mattress pad
  • Desk, desk chair
  • Three-drawer dresser
  • Bookcase
  • One-drawer pedestal
  • Wall-mounted 3’ x 4’ bulletin board
  • Closet with shelf
Community-style double rooms

Approximate dimensions

  • Room: 17’ 8” x 11’
  • Window: 6’ 4” x 5’ 5”
  • Closet width: 3’
  • Closet depth: 2’
  • Closet height: 5’ 4” high from floor to top of shelf, 2’ 7” from top of shelf to ceiling

Each room has

  • Full-length mirror
  • Trash can
  • Recycle bin
  • 2” blinds
  • Digital cable TV jack
  • Ethernet port
  • Wireless service

Each student has

  • Height-adjustable, medium loft bed: lowest setting 6”, highest setting 4’9” from bottom of bed frame to floor
  • Mattress, mattress pad
  • Dresser
  • Desk, desk chair
  • Nightstand
  • Bookcase
  • Wall-mounted 3’ x 4’ bulletin board
  • Closet with shelf

Building Information

Building amenities
  • Computing site nearby
  • Electronic locks
  • Kitchen in hall
  • Laundry in hall
  • Medium loft beds
  • Open over academic breaks
Location and mailing address

Student mailing address
[Student's name]
Lucile Bluford Residence Hall
502 Kentucky Blvd. Rm. [Room number]
Columbia, MO 65201

  • Double & single community-style
  • Open during academic breaks