Julia Barron Residence Hall
Barron Hall, Judson’s largest residence hall, houses up to 108 upperclassmen and first year transfer students. The building is named for Julia Tarrant Barron, one of Judson’s three founders. Mrs. Barron provided housing for Judson’s first president when he arrived in Marion, she leased the first building used as classroom space, and she donated the property on which Judson was has now stood for 175 years. Barron was renovated in 2011 to update the lobby furnishings, add in-room adjustable heating and air-conditioning units, and add a common kitchen.