Martha Cook Building

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Martha Cook Building is an all-female residence hall located on Central Campus near South University and State Street shops and restaurants. It offers traditional living in an historic building. 

Please see below for some great information about Martha Cook.  Also be sure to visit the Martha Cook Building website for additonal information, and view photos in our Facebook photo album. Alumna? Find the latest news and events about Martha Cook on the Student Life website. 

How to apply

    As a first step in becoming part of the Martha Cook community, fill out this interest form.

    Learn how to apply by visiting this page on University Housing's website.

    For rates, please visit this page.

    The Martha Cook Handbook contains additional information that residents should know.


    2017-2018 residents of Martha Cook have the opportunity to apply for a Room & Board "Gap" Scholarship of $1,300.00 (split between Fall and Winter terms). This scholarship is based on financial need. To be considered for an award, an applicant is required to provide her Financial Aid Award. For more information, contact Marion Law.

    Quick Facts

    • Houses approximately 140 female residents
    • Offers a traditional residence hall experience, including:
      • Weekly sit-down dinner
      • Friday teas
      • Special dinners
    • ResComp site including computers, printers and scanner
    • Two community lounges
    • All residents will participate in one service project per term and in one House meeting per term
    • Most meals will be eaten in the Martha Cook dining room

    Front Desk Hours

    Regular Front Desk Hours
    Monday through Friday9:00 am10:00 pm
    Saturday10:00 am10:00 pm
    Sunday11:00 am8:00 pm
    Friday, 2/249:00 am8:00 pm
    Saturday, 2/25 through Satuday, 3/412 noon4:00 pm
    Sunday, 3/5 - Resume Regular Hours


    The Martha Cook Building was built in 1915 and has always been an all-female residence hall.

    906 South University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1195

    T: 734.763.2083 / F: 734.764.9918


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

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