Olsen Apartments

About Olsen: Olsen is a collection of six identical apartment buildings, each consisting four apartments each. Olsen is upperclassmen housing, with with groups of 4 male or female students occupying each unit. The apartments sit between Corlett Hall, the soccer field and the tennis courts near the athletic track. A detached laundry room and individual storage space for each apartment is also a part of the facility.

Resident Director: Jeb Anderson

Year Built: 1976

Capacity: 92

What to Bring

  • XL twin sheets and bedding
  • Trash can
  • Towels/wash cloths
  • Desk lamp
  • Power strip
  • Iron
  • Laundry basket & supplies (quarters for w/d)
  • Hangers
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Dishes 
  • Dish soap
  • Hooks for over main door and closet doors
  • Organization system for under beds
  • Desk supplies
  • Command strips for walls (removable sticky strips)
  • Microwave
  • Living furniture (table/chairs, couches, coffee table, entertainment center)

What to leave: Toasters/Toaster Ovens, Candles, Animals (except fish)


Olsen apartments are fully equipped as two-floor individual units. Two bedrooms and a bathroom with 2 sinks and a shower are upstairs, with a full kitchen, hall closet, living and dining space located downstairs. Each bedroom includes:
  • Two beds
  • Two desks
  • Two chairs
  • Built-in closets 
  • Window blinds
  • Air conditioning


Olsen and Kirkeide apartments have combined staff and events. Some of these events include weekly Sunday night activities such as: making mini pizzas, Legos, BBQ, crafts, yard games, food truck and Flying M coffeehouse event and a white elephant Christmas party.