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Murdaugh Hall

Opened in 1937 and named in honor of Edmund Murdaugh, the University of Central Oklahoma's fourth president, Murdaugh Hall lies in the heart of campus and brings the history of Central to life for the residents that live there each year. Built in the style of traditional residence halls and refreshed in time for the building's 80th anniversary in 2017, Murdaugh Hall mixes architectural trends of the last century with the modern amenities of the 21st Century, making this Hall an ideal choice for the freshman seeking a unique experience right here at Central.


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Rate Information

Standard Double Occupancy: $2195 per semester | $4390 per academic year

Single Occupancy Option: $3045 per semester | $6090 per academic year

Premium Double Occupancy: $2900 per semester | $5800 per academic year 

View our current rate information for all housing options. 

See how we compare against local averages with our Cost Comparison Sheet. 


Room and Board are charged on a semester basis. Payment plans are available for a monthly payment option.  More information on payment plans can be found at the Bursar's Office

Rates pending Board of Regents approval. 


murdaugh standard floorplan

Room Information

For your convenience, we have worked to compile a comprehensive measurement list of the residence rooms in Murdaugh Hall. These measurements can aid in planning decorations, additional furniture, and desired overall layout of the room. 

Room Measurement Information

Approximate Room Dimensions: 14 feet by 12 feet.