Martha Cook Building

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906 S. University

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1195

T: 734-763-2083 / F: 734-764-9918


Martha Cook currently has a few openings for the remainder of the Fall term 2017 and for Winter term 2018. To let us know if you are interested in Martha Cook Housing for this Fall term or Winter 2018, please email


The Martha Cook Building is an all-female residence hall comprised of first-year through graduate students. The community is rich in traditions and culture and is located at the heart of Central Campus. It offers traditional living in a historic building. 

How To Apply

    As a first step in becoming part of the Martha Cook community, fill out this interest form. Within the interest form you will be asked if you would like to be considered for a scholarship.

    Additionally, students interested in living in Martha Cook are required to apply through University Housing. Learn how to apply by visiting this page on University Housing's website.

    For rates, please visit this page.

    Please see below for some great information about Martha Cook.  

    Be sure to see what the Cookies have to say on their page, and view photos in the the Facebook phone album. The Martha Cook Handbook contains additional information that residents will find interesting and should know. Alumna? Find the latest news and events about Martha Cook on the the Alumnae site.


    The 2017-2018 residents of Martha Cook have the opportunity to apply for a limited number of Room & Board "Gap" Scholarships of $1,300.00 each (split between Fall and Winter terms). This scholarship is based on financial need. To be considered for an award, and after the Interest Form is completed, the applicant is required to provide her Financial Aid Award letter.  To submit the award letter and if you have questions about the scholarship, please contact the Martha Cook Director of Student Engagement and Alumnae Relations, Marion Law.

    Dining at Martha Cook

    An MDining meal plan is your ticket to what may well be the best collegiate dining in the nation. We hope you will visit this site to learn more.

    Quick Facts

    • Houses approximately 140 female residents
    • Offers a traditional residence hall experience, including:
      • Weekly sit-down dinner on Sundays
      • Friday teas
      • Special dinners
    • Kitchenettes on 2 floors
    • ResComp site including computers, printers and scanner
    • Two community lounges
    • All residents 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/Community Center Hours

    Regular Hours
         Weekdays and Saturdays:                          9:00am -10:00pm
         Sundays:                                                 12noon -10:00pm
    Thanksgiving Break, November 22-26, 2017
         Wednesday, 11/22:9:00am - 7:00pm
         Thursday and Friday, 11/23 and 24:Closed
         Saturday, 11/25:12noon - 10:00pm
         Sunday, 11/26: Resume Regular Fall Hours
    Fall Closing
         Thursday, 12/21:9:00am - 7:00pm
    Winter Opening
         Monday, 1/1:1:00pm - 9:30pm
         Mon., New students can begin move in starting at 3:30pm
         Tuesday, 1/2:9:00am - 9:00pm
         Tues., Returning students can begin move in starting at 2:00pm
    Spring Break
         Friday, 2/23/20189:00am - 8:00pm
         Saturday, 2/24 through Saturday, 3/3/201812noon - 4:00pm
         Sunday, 3/4/2018Resume Regular Hours

    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