Manzanita is one of the residence halls of the Forest Complex. It’s home to the Environmental Action Living-Learning Community, which focuses on sustainability, and the Outdoor Pursuits Education Living-Learning Community, which provides experiential learning opportunities grounded in outdoor skills and leadership development.
With five halls situated around a large central lounge, Forest is like a traditional residence hall split into small communities. Residents can enjoy the benefits of large and small settings alike and find the elements that suit them best.
Room Type: Single, double, triple, and quadruple occupancy
Common Areas in Manzanita: Kitchens, lounges, gender-neutral bathrooms
Common Areas in Forest: Large lounge with a kitchen, grand piano, and fireplace; community garden
Closest Parking Lots: M (Forest), L (Holmes/Hartzfeld), N (Graduate Campus West Loop)
Environmental Action Living-Learning Community, Outdoor Pursuits Education Living-Learning Community, student housing