Office of Residence Life

Martin Ruter Hall

Ruter is a first-year men’s hall on the west side of campus, housing 92 residents and 5 student staff members in two-person rooms with community-style bathrooms.

The hall has laundry facilities and a lounge on the first floor equipped with a TV. Ruter is unique in that it encourages hall pride and unity with its community baths and traditional residence hall format

The university provides each resident in Ruter Hall with:
  • An extra long twin bed
  • A desk (42”x24”)
  • A desk chair (22”x20”)
  • A set of bookshelves (shared by the roommates) (24”x18”)
  • A dresser (32”x18”)
  • Ample closet and storage space above

Ruter Staff (’17-’18)

Blake, Head RA

1st Floor

Austin, RA

2nd Floor

Frankie, RA
2nd Floor
Kyle, RA

3rd Floor

Clayton, RA

3rd Floor

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Martin Ruter Hall, a residence hall for men, was erected in 1955 in honor of Martin Ruter, a pioneer Methodist missionary and educator. Funds for the building were provided by the Central Texas, Southwest Texas and Texas Annual Conferences of the United Methodist Church.

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