Karlgaard Towers

Karlgaard Towers

Take your experience at UWEC to new heights by finding a room in the Karlgaard Towers. The tallest buildings on campus, positioned on upper campus puts you at the top - literally. With renovations currently being done to the Karlgaard Towers buildings, you can be one of the first to enjoy the new amenities! Make the largest residence halls at UWEC your new home!

Towers Renovation

Facts and Details

  • Maryiln Karlgaard Tower (Towers South): Capacity: 630 Students
  • David Karlgaard Tower (Towers North): Capacity: 711 Students
  • Upper Campus
  • 2018-2019 available to incoming first year and transfer student
  • 2019-2020 available mainly for incoming students but some upperclassman availability
  • Standard rooms, two residents each, some medical single rooms available
  • Large social spaces with fireplace, fitness room, substance-free living areas, close to cafeteria
  • Room sizes are approximately 16' 6" x 10' 6"
  • Second Floor is Chemical Free Area. Individuals of all age live in a substance free environment.
  • Mailing address:
    Student's name
    Room number and building name
    642 University Drive
    Eau Claire, WI 54701

Outdoor Adventure Living Learning Community

Discover the great outdoors! If you enjoy spending time outdoors, or have an interest in doing so, joining the Outdoor Adventure LLC in Karlgaard Towers may be a great fit for you. You will get the opportunity to take part in trips like indoor/outdoor rock climbing, low and high ropes courses, hiking in local parks, whitewater rafting, skiing, snowboarding and backpacking. You will also have the opportunity to explore leadership by helping plan activities for the community.

Building Information

Towers North
Towers North Floor Plan


Towers South

Towers South Floor Plan


 *All floors have the same layout. Example 305 represents location of 405, 505, etc.

Room Layout 1
Tower-South_RoomLayout 1

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Room Layout 2
Tower-South_RoomLayout 2

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Room Layout 3
Tower-South_RoomLayout 3

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Room Layout 4
Tower-South_RoomLayout 4

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  Depth Width Height
Desk 32" 24 1/4" 30 1/4"
Wardrobe 42" 24" 76"
Mattress 38" 80" (Twin XL)
Bed 85 1/8" 37 3/4" 60"

Towers Bed

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Towers Desks

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Detachable Cabinet
Towers Detachable Cabinet

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Towers Wardrobe


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