Sorin Hall Notre Dame Floor Plan. Floyd France sports editor of the Daily Re-publican in Monongahela formulated the original plans for the conference. Sorin Hall more commonly known as Sorin College was the first dormitory at Notre Dame.
Edward Monk Malloy former University President and Sorin resident for 38 continuous years said the law schools location is what led to the construction of Sorins front porch. Constructed in 1931 in honor of the second president of Notre Dame Rev. Baumer Hall Duncan Hall Keough Hall McGlinn Hall ONeill Family Hall Ryan Hall Welsh Family Hall.
Sorin is was and forever shall be Notre Dames first residence hall.
Baumer Hall is the newest mens hall in the Notre Dame residential life community completed in Summer 2019. Edward Sorin CSC Sorin Hall was the first facility designated by its namesake as a residence hall. Prior to 1888 all students were housed in the Main Building. Before its construction students studied and lived in the Main Building.