Henderson House

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Henderson House
1330 Hill St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-3194
T: 734.995.0123
E: hsg-resed-hendersonhouse@umich.edu
Henderson House will have a few openings for Winter Term 2018 for both undergraduate and graduate female students. Let us know by emailing housing@umich.edu if you are interested in being part of this tight knit co-op community!!

Henderson House is a small, economical co-op for sophomore through graduate women. Residents of the house share household responsibilities including cooking and cleaning. Henderson House is located within walking distance from Central Campus in a residential area. For current rates or information on how to apply, email the Henderson House Staff.


As a co-op house, please be mindful that you will be expected to live by the guidelines of the house, in addition to the University's Community Living Standards. If you are interested in living in Henderson House, please review the following information:

** If you currently live on campus, make sure to review the Returning Resident Housing page to be sure you're registered to return.

** If you are new to Housing, the Housing Application will be available for you to fill out later.

In the meantime, we encourage you to attend one of the Information Sessions and House Tour below learn about how you can apply to live in Henderson House:

March 6th, 6:30pm

March 8th, 3:00pm

March 16th, 10:00am

March 17th, 10:00am

If you are not able to attend any of these sessions above, please email the Henderson House Leadership Team as soon as possible. We have a limited amount of openings so we encourage you to plan ahead to increase your chances to secure a room.

Quick Facts

  • Houses approximately 25 female residents in single and double rooms
  • Rates include:
    • Fully-stocked cupboards and refrigerator for breakfast, lunch and snacks
    • Utilities (heat, water, internet)
    • Limited on-site parking
  • Amenities include:
    • Scholarships available exclusively to Henderson House residents
    • Computer lab
    • Screened patio
    • Study areas and community spaces with TV 
    • Washers and dryers
    • Grand piano
    • Six cooked meals are provided each week during Fall and Winter terms.


The Henderson House was purchased by the University's Alumnae Council in 1945 at which time it was developed for undergraduate women students. It was named after Mary Bartron Henderson who successfully campaigned for the construction of the Michigan League (originally the female Union).


The Henderson House Guidelines booklet contains more interesting information and an introduction to the benefits, responsibilities, and expectations of Henderson House residents.


an introduction to the
benefits, responsibilities, and expectations of Henderson House residents.


You may also wish to read more in the Michigan Today article about Henderson House.

University Housing is a unit of Student Life, and an equal opportunity educator and employer.

For housing related questions, please contact University Housing.
Email: housing@umich.edu
Phone: (734) 763-3164