John Mabee Hall - The University of Tulsa

Mailing address

John Mabee Hall, Rm #
2807 East 5th Place
Tulsa, OK 74104



John Mabee is TU’s traditional all-male residence hall. In addition to the many features it shares with other TU residence halls, it offers a sophisticated club atmosphere with a comfortable main lounge featuring leather furniture and high back chairs, a classic pool table, fireplace, and 80″ HDTV with digital cable and surround sound system. The hall also features the stylish Club Mabee, a large multipurpose room with multi-color LED lighting, fun and attractive seating, and three 70” televisions for gaming, movies, and online streaming. Club Mabee is an ideal location for small gatherings with friends and other major programming events.

Hall Features

  • Room types available include singles, doubles, and suites (with double and single rooms). For the safety of our residents, for 2020-21all double rooms will have single occupancy.
  • Free laundry facilities with LaundryAlert. Laundry Alert is a service that allows you to monitor the usage of the machines in your building so you know a good time to head to the laundry room.
  • Kitchen with full-size stoves, microwaves and sinks
  • Ice machine in basement
  • Study Lounges (some with chalkboards) on each floor, and a large boardroom in the basement for study groups and meetings
  • Restrooms feature toilets with bidet features
  • Bicycle storage is permitted in your room and in designated area around John Mabee.
  • Recycle bins (paper, plastic, glass and aluminum) are located outside of John Mabee Hall near the dumpsters.
  • Barbecue grill and picnic table is in the courtyard.

Special Programs/Activities

  • Slip N’ Dunk – Welcome back program with a slip-n-slide and dunk tank
  • Superbowl Sunday —Game showed on HD projector and endless chicken wings
  • Toilet Bowl — Flag football game with music, food and fun (TU’s oldest standing tradition)
  • Taste of the John — Each semester, the ResLife staff of the building choose a cuisine to feature for students.

Room Features

  • All rooms are carpeted.
  • Rooms include wired and wireless Internet connection.
  • Single, bunkable beds (80″ long) with mattress cover
  • Desk, chair and side drawer unit
  • Sink with mirror and medicine cabinet
  • Built-in or freestanding closets
  • Window blinds
  • Wastebasket