Brett Hall was erected in 1962 and named for Philip Milledoler Brett (1871-1960). He was a Trustee of Rutgers University from 1906-56, Acting President from Nov. 1930- Mar. 1932., and President of the Rutgers Club of New York. Brett was the grandson of Rev. Philip Milledoler, Rutgers President, 1825-40. Source: Catalouge of Buildings and Place Names at Rutgers.