University Housing

Mechoopda and Esken Halls

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Address & Map Location  

Mechoopda Hall
691 West Sacramento Avenue, Chico, Ca 95926

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Esken Hall
681 West Sacramento Avenue, Chico, Ca 95926

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All Residential Halls Include:

  • Study lounges
  • Free cloud printers
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24‑hour on‑call professional staff
  • High speed Internet and access to Xfinity streaming service

Why Choose Mechoopda/Esken?

  • Closer to the parking lot and athletic facilities.
  • Only 120 residents per Hall all in double rooms.
  • Both Halls have game lounges and computer labs with printers.

Extended Stay Communities

Our extended stay communities provide students with an independent living opportunity that includes all of the great advantages of our traditional communities.

Fast Facts

  • Shasta floor plan diagram showing two single beds

    Mechoopda Hall Floor Plan

    Each Room Contains (room configuration and furniture measurements could vary):

    • Two extra-long twin beds
    • Two Desks — no smaller than 24" deep by 42" long
    • Two Chairs
    • Inset closet — 74.5" long by 24.5" deep, with 6 drawers & 2 shelves
    • Waste basket — 7 gallon capacityFloor Plans
  • Fast Facts - Mechoopda and Esken Halls
    • Opened in 1983 as North and South Halls
    • Two two-story buildings
    • Located next to the athletic fields, it is a short walk to the dining hall
    • North Campus is comprised of three buildings: Konkow, Esken, Mechoopda
    • 232 students (112 Esken; 120 Mechoopda)
    • Eight Resident Advisors
    • 1 North Campus Residence Life Coordinator
    • 1 North Campus Residence Conduct Coordinator

Mechoopda and Esken Staff


Juliane Corpus
Residence Life Coordinator