Tanner Hall

Tanner Exterior

Tanner Hall is home to the First Year Experience (FYE) and houses approximately 800 first-year students in a co-ed environment. Amenities include a computer lab, the Tanner Circle common room, and the Tanner Convenience Store. In Summer 2015, Tanner Hall received a $100,000 renovation to update the lobby and front desk area.


Mailing Address

Tanner Mailing Address
MACOMB, IL 61455-1370












Hall Contact Information
Tanner Desk: (309) 298-3005
Hall Clerk: (309) 298-3330
Complex Director: (309) 298-3330

Original Image Undecorated Room
Modified Image Decorated Room

Room Dimensions & Furniture

Room Types: Single*, Double

Furniture Type: Built-In

Room Size: 15'1"L x 10' 9"W

Closet Size: 2'3" x 4'7" x 7'9"

Carpet: Yes

Bed Lofts Allowed: Yes

*Limited Single Rooms Available

All rooms (single or double) in Tanner come with two (2):

Bed Frames & Mattresses
Frame: 38"W x 86"L
Mattress: 36"W x 80"L

33"W x 24"D x 30"H + shelf

30"W x 24"D x 72"H

Desk Chairs


The following items are available for rental through WIU or our campus partners. Click an item to learn more.

  • St Baldricks

    St. Baldrick's

    In late March, Tanner Hall students host a fundraiser for St. Baldricks, an organization that raises money to help kids with cancer.

  • Broadcasting and Journalism LLC

    Broadcasting & Journalism Living-Learning Community

    Tanner Hall houses the Broadcasting & Journalism LLC. Learn more!

  • Honors LLC

    Honors Living-Learning Community

    Tanner Hall houses the Honors LLC. Learn more!

  • Students at St Baldricks
Complex Director
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Megan Carney
(309) 298-3460

Hall Clerk
Sam Brown

Sam Brown
(309) 298-3330

Fall 2016 Resident Assistants
Tanner Resident Assistants.
Assistant Complex Directors