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There are a multitude of benefits to living on campus, including easy to access resources, extracurricular activities, and a close-knit community. With added supports and services, students thrive in a holistic environment that fosters personal growth and academic success.

Services Overview

Student Support

The Residence Life Management Team consists of full-time professional university staff dedicated to fostering a strong community through support, organizing events, and activities. They provide supervision to RAs and SRAs while ensuring resident safety through the conduct process, guiding residents on understanding the Community Living Standards. Additionally, they promptly respond to any crisis or emergency situations within the residences.

Peer Support

Resident Assistants (RAs) and Senior Resident Assistants (SRAs) play a vital role as student peers residing in the same buildings as residents, forming an integral part of the residence community. Their presence ensures active listening, fosters social connections, and provides immediate responses during emergency situations.


Professional counseling services in residence provide confidential support, promoting mental well-being, personal growth, and effective coping strategies for students within a supportive and understanding environment.

Community Building

Residence Life fosters community through shared living spaces, organized events, and social interactions, creating opportunities for students living on campus to connect, build friendships, and engage in collaborative activities, enhancing their overall university experience.


The conduct process in university residences upholds values of respect, responsibility, and integrity. It promotes a conducive environment for learning through meaningful interactions, collaboration, and ethical behavior, fostering positive relationships among students and the University community.

Conflict Resolution

Conflict resolution is vital for on-campus students as it fosters a harmonious environment, promotes effective communication, and enhances social and emotional skills, enabling them to navigate disputes and disagreements constructively, leading to a positive and supportive living and learning experience.

Safety and Security

Safety and security in residences are paramount concerns for the well-being of residents. Collaborative efforts from the Residence Life and Security teams ensure a safe(r) living environment. Regular rounds, access control, emergency response plans, and educational programs empower residents to be vigilant and contribute to a safe(r) community.

Information and Resources

Residence Life provide essential information and resources, guiding students toward academic success, health services, campus facilities, and a well-rounded campus experience, fostering holistic growth and well-being. Find information and resources on The Spot!

Events and Activities

The Residence Life Team hosts dozens of events and activities throughout the year, catering to diverse interests and creating a lively atmosphere. Some events include game nights, workshops, and outings, ensuring students living on campus enjoy a memorable living experience. Resident Assistants are always open to your ideas!

Personal Development

Personal development plays a crucial role in residence life, empowering students to grow intellectually, emotionally, and socially. By engaging in events, receiving mentoring, and practicing self-reflection, students foster self-awareness, resilience, and interpersonal skills. This holistic approach enhances their overall well-being and paves the way for success.

Crisis Response

Living on campus provides additional safety through 24/7 security presence, emergency response protocols, and residence staff trained in crisis management, ensuring a secure and supportive environment for residents.

Book an appointment with a Residence Life Coordinator

To make an appointment with a Residence Life Coordinator, please use the booking link below. We look forward to working with you.