History and Facts of Moore House

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Building History

Moore House was built in 1959. The buildings namesake is John M. Moore was a Bishop of the Methodist Church until 1948. Moore also served on SMU's Board of Trustees from 1932-1938. 

Hall Features

  • Upperclass Housing
    Located in the southwest part of campus, adjacent to Hillcrest
  • 118 residents in double occupancy efficiency apartments
  • Study Lounges
  • Four floors with one elevator and two stairwells
  • Wheelchair accessible

Apartment Features

  • Kitchenette area with stove, oven, sink, and refrigerator
  • Furnished with two twin beds, 2 dressers, 2 desks, and a kitchen table with chairs
  • Average square footage is 378
  • Cable TV service in each apartment
  • Wheelchair accessible room, with rooms available for students with physical disabilities 

Building Address: 5808 Hillcrest Avenue Dallas, Texas 75205