Housing & Food


During the 2017 session citizens of Girls State will live in McVey Hall. Rooms are arranged in suites with two participants staying in a room, and two rooms sharing a bathroom. Elevators are available.

Please note that the twin beds have extra-long mattresses. Please read the packing list (coming soon) for additional information.

Students should report to McVey Hall on June 11th between 12-3 for registration.  Directions to the residence hall can be found from Google Maps.


McVey Hall is located in the Wilkerson Complex near Wilkerson Dining Center.  Wilkerson offers several menu options including “Dakota Homestyle”, Global Cuisine, Allergen Free, Wood Fried Italiano/Pizza, Gourmet Noodle, and Garden Greens. Visit the Wilkerson Dining Center page for more information. Their menu is posted online.

Anxious to see what the housing and dining center looks like? Take a virtual tour.