Historic Hokona Hall is one of UNM’s architectural treasures and landmarks. Opened in 1956, its recent renovations, charming courtyards and the newly furnished retro-style lounge make it a popular hall. The Cellar at Hokona is one of UNM’s popular after-class social spots, where you might catch an Xbox competition, spot friends at Karaoke Night, or just enjoy a game of pool.

  • Double and single rooms*
  • Built-in shelving, storage and bureau drawers
  • Six full kitchen facilities
  • Co-ed hall
  • Community bathrooms


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Hokona Hall

Living Learning Programs

Scholars Community: A special option for students that have been awarded academic scholarships or that are in the Honors Program at UNM.

Business Floor: A community for residents interested in going into the field of business; connects students to resources at the Anderson School of Management.


Community Association meetings on Tuesday nights at 8:30 pm in the Hokona Main Lounge. Be there!

Recreation Area

The Cellar
Located in the Hokona Basement, through the main lobby or through the North side of the building

Front Desk

Hokona is served by the West Desk located in Hokona Hall (505) 277-2806

In additional to the unique amenities of each hall, all of our halls include:

  • Free utilities
  • Cable TV
  • Internet/Wifi
  • 24 hour service desk
  • Fully furnished rooms
  • Free laundry facilities
  • 24 hour computer lab w/ free printing