lmu housing mckay

McKay is the largest building on the Loyola Marymount University campus. It houses over 300 first-year and sophomore students. This four-story, suite-style residence hall on the LMU south campus is mostly comprised of two, double occupancy rooms joined by a semi-private bathroom. The building is named for Raymunde McKay, RSHM, who was the president of Marymount College when it merged with Loyola University in 1973. McKay is also home to Iggy's Cafe.

Details for McKay Hall

  • Building Type: Suite-style Residence Hall (co-ed by unit)
  • # of Student Beds: 313
  • # of Units: 153 double-occupancy rooms, 7 RA rooms
  • Built: 1968 (renovated in 2008)
  • Features: Elevator, main lounge, 3 study rooms
  • Approximate Dimensions: 10.5' x 11'
  • Location: Next to Leavey Field, Leavey Hall, Iggy's Cafe and Burns Fine Arts Center

Furniture Details

Furniture Per StudentWidthLengthHeight
1 Desk 32.5" 24.5" 30.25"
1 Desk Chair 19.5" 22" 35.2"
1 XL Twin bed 37" 85.5" 36"
1 Bookshelf 24.25" 10" 30.25"
1 Dresser 29.5" 24.5" 30.25"
1 Desk island with lock 17.25" 24.5" 30.25


  • ROOMIE: Explore a suite-style McKay 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. 

    MCK Double Suite