History and Facts of Martin House

Building History

Martin House was built in 1951 as a part of the Perkins Theology Quad. The building's namesake is Paul E. Martin who was a Bishop for the Methodist Church. Martin also graduated from SMU in 1919.

Hall Features

  • Located behind the Perkins School of Theology, adjacent to Hillcrest
  • 42 apartments for seniors and graduate students

Apartment Features

  • Efficiency style apartments
  • Private bathrooms
  • Kitchenette area with stove, sink, and refrigerator
  • Furnished with a full size Murphy bed, sofa, dresser, and desk
  • Average square footage is 280

Building Address: 5912 Hillcrest Avenue Dallas, Texas 75205