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Jewell Hall

Opened in 2014, Jewell Hall was named for Frances Jewell McVey, former assistant professor of English at UK and former dean of women at UK from 1921-1932. Jewell Hall is the only residence hall with a rooftop terrace.

Jewell Hall houses the CI Connect Community.

Hall Information

Address & Policies

  • Area of Campus: North Campus
  • Visitation Policy: 24/7
  • Capacity: 740 Residents, 8 Floors
  • Co-ed
  • This hall is not open during breaks.

Mailing Address:
(all mailing services including U.S. Postal Service, UPS, FedEx, etc.)

[student name]
344 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.
[room number] Jewell Hall
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40526-0095

Physical Address:
(for directions/GPS)

344 S. Martin Luther King Blvd.
Lexington, KY 40526-0095

Front desk phone: 629-3777


  • 24/7 staffed front desk
  • Air-conditioned
  • Full extra-long (80" x 52" x 8.5") Tempur-Pedic® mattress
  • Fully furnished bedroom with moveable furniture: 4-drawer dresser, desk, desk chair, and built-in closet for each student
  • Granite countertops
  • Carpeting in bedrooms
  • High-speed wired and wireless internet access
  • Digital cable
  • Study rooms on each floor
  • 3 recreation rooms
  • Community kitchen
  • Laundry facilities ($1.50 to wash & $1.50 to dry)
  • Covered bike parking
  • Refrigerator and microwave combination provided
  • Rooftop terrace

Rooms Offered

2-Bedroom Suite

Individual bedroom, semi-private bathroom, granite countertops.

Full-size XL beds.


$4,982 per semester