lmu housing desmond hall

Desmond, located on the north campus of Loyola Marymount University and located in the First Year Area alongside of other First Year buildings. There are two centrally located bathrooms on each floor. The building is named for University benefactors, Daniel and C.C. Desmond. This building also participates in the theme community, LEAD.

Details of Desmond

  • Building Type: Traditional Residence Hall, co-ed by room
  • # of Student Beds: 168
  • # of Units: 82 Double, 6 RA occupancy rooms
  • Built: 1958
  • Features: 4 floor lounges with microwave ovens and 3 study rooms
  • Approximate Dimensions: 12' x 16'
  • Location: Near Malone Student Center; next to Sunken Gardens

Furniture Details


Furniture Per StudentWidthLengthHeight
1 Desk 42.25" 30" 30"
1 Dresser 30" 30" 30"
1 Desk Chair 22.5" 26" 30"
1 XL Twin Bed 36" 80" 36.75"
1 Bookshelf 24.25" 11" 30"
1 Standing Wardrobe 42.5" 25" 74.25"


  • ROOMIE: Explore a Desmond room using the link below. Furniture can be arranged, items can be measured and products can be purchased to prepare the perfect environment for your experience in Lion Nation! 

    Please note: While these are default layouts and measured accurately, individuals rooms are subject to variation and measurements are approximate. 

    Desmond Double