Undergraduate Admissions

Residential Living

At Creighton, our freshman residence halls--known to parents as "dorms"--are at the heart of campus. They are conveniently located next to the Kiewit Fitness Center, Brandeis and Becker Dining Halls and St. John's Church. For more information visit Residence Life.

Kiewit Hall

  • Hall Type: Co-Educational by floor
  • Number of Residents: About 400 men and women
  • Room Types: Loft beds style/2 person rooms
  • Air Conditioning/ Heat: Yes
  • Floors: 9
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Room Dimensions: 138" X 177" (11' X 15'4")
  • Carpet: 10'5" X 10'11"
  • Rooms include two desks, two beds, two closets, two desk chairs, sink, and community bathrooms.

Address:
Kiewit Hall, Box ###
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

Kiewit is home to the nationally-recognized Freshman Leadership Program (FLP) which provides 60 new freshman students with advanced leadership training while living in a community. It is located on the west end of campus and is adjoined to Becker Dining Hall. Kiewit Hall has a huge lobby, a TV room and tons of places to study, hang out and meet with friends.

Gallagher Hall

  • Hall Type: Co-Educational by floor
  • Number of Residents: 195 men and women
  • Room Types: Loft beds style/2 person rooms
  • Air Conditioning/ Heat: Yes
  • Floors: 4
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Room Dimensions: 132" X 184" (11' X 15'4")
  • Carpet: 10'10" X 10'11"
  • Rooms include two desks, two beds, two closets, two desk chairs, sink, and community bathrooms.

Address:
Gallagher Hall, Box ###
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

Gallagher Hall is located at the west end of campus next to Becker Dining hall and Kiewit Hall. Gallagher's first floor is used by residents as a "living room" for socializing and unwinding. The sense of home is created by a lounge complete with a television, kitchenette, video games and a ping-pong table.

Deglman Hall

  • Hall Type: Co-Educational by Floor, Living-Learning Community
  • Number of Residents: 155
  • Room Types: Traditional style double room
  • Air Conditioning/ Heat: Yes
  • Floors: 5
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Room Dimensions: 140" X 175" (11'8" X 14'7")
  • Carpet: Area rugs only
  • Rooms include two desks, two beds, two closets, two desk chairs, sink, and community bathrooms.

Address:
Deglman Hall, Box ###
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

Deglman Hall is the home of the Cortina Community, a living-learning community for freshmen and sophomores who are interested in pursuing service, faith, and justice in the context of a residential community. Alumni of the program (juniors and seniors) also have the opportunity to live-in to continue their service to the program. The community-style floors fit well with the mission of the program, as students attempt to know and love their neighbors in Deglman Hall, as well as those they are meeting during their weekly service in the Omaha community.

Swanson Hall

  • Hall Type: Co-Educational by floor
  • Number of Residents: 440 men and women
  • Room Types: Suite Living, 2 person rooms
  • Air Conditioning/ Heat: Yes
  • Floors: 9
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Room Dimensions: 136" x 181" (11'6" X 15'1")
  • Rooms have a private bathroom & walk-in closet. Each room is equipped with a 2 beds, 2 dressers, 2 desks and 2 chairs.

Address:
Swanson Hall, Box ###
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

Swanson Hall is open to freshman who are a part of the College of Arts & Sciences' Honors Program.