The Center for Residence Life is committed to engaging, inclusive and safe living-learning environments. We foster student success through pioneering initiatives, collaboration within our department and throughout the campus, and a focus on a respectful community, holistic development, and personal wellness.


The Center for Residence Life will facilitate student success as a leading Student Affairs department fueled by innovation and collaboration.

Core Values

Student Success

We promote our students’ success through a student-centered approach with appropriate levels of both challenge and support.


We work to create a living environment focused on safety and wellness while supporting and encouraging the well-rounded development of our students.


We are committed to building a strong alliance and connection with campus and community partners to ensure teamwork and achieve excellence.


We all share the responsibility of being respectful and welcoming to everyone we encounter to support cross-cultural understanding and diversity.

Community Engagement

We value opportunities for impactful learning, growth, and innovation through active and intentional development of the community.

Learning Domains

Interpersonal Engagement

When demonstrating Interpersonal Engagement, students communicate with empathy and active listening when interacting and developing relationships with others in their communities.

Intercultural Cultivation

When demonstrating Intercultural Cultivation, students explore various cultures and engage with others.


When demonstrating Self Advocacy, students analyze personal needs and define goals while establishing confidence in developing effective solutions.

Meaning Making

When demonstrating Meaning Making, students reflect upon current experiences and apply that knowledge to their future.


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