UA Burke

Burke East has two male floors and two female floors, and Burke West is a flex building (gender will be decided prior to room selection). Most rooms are double-occupancy with community baths, although some suites are available. There is wireless internet access throughout the building.

Burke is on the southeast side of campus near Coleman Coliseum, Moody Music Building, the Quad and New Fraternity Row. Burke East and West remain open during university breaks.

Residence Hall Details

University Breaks

All residence halls are open for fall and Thanksgiving breaks. This residence hall is also open during winter and spring breaks.

Dining and Laundry Options

The closest dining hall is Burke Dining on the first floor. There is a community kitchen on the 2nd floor of Burke West and the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors of Burke East. There is also a Pizza Hut and convenience store located next to Burke Dining. A laundry room is available on the 1st floor of Burke West.

Floor Plans

Typical Unit
3-Person Suite
4-Person Suite
5-Person Suite

Get ready to move into Burke

Staff & Address

Area Coordinator: Kelsey Hansen
Phone: (205) 348-6719

Community Director: Jordan Dedrick
Phone: (205) 348-9692

Burke East Street Address*
920 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Burke West Street Address*
922 6th Ave
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

*Note: mail is not delivered to this address. Mail and packages will be sent to the Ferguson Mail Center.

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Room Details


  • Furniture provided for each resident:
    • Standard twin bed and mattress (36” x 75”), adjustable height up to 33” max from floor
    • Built-in wardrobe (46” x 24” x 76”), with interior rod and storage unit above
  • Furniture provided shared by residents:
    • Built-in desk (36” x 24”) and one moveable desk
    • 2 desk chairs
    • Built-in 10-drawer dresser (42” x 24”), with vanity mirror above
    • Microfridge
  • Vinyl tile flooring

Additional Details

  • Approx. room dimensions: 15’10” x 10’2”
  • One window: 45” x 52”, mini blinds provided
  • Includes Ethernet connection and cable TV connection

* Please note that residents must bring their own trash receptacles, cookware, eating utensils and cleaning supplies for use in their apartment or suite. Furniture and room layout may vary.

Map to Residence Hall

Please note: driving directions may be altered during Move-In, so please follow any driving instructions sent to your Crimson email.

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