Mission and Vision Statement


The Department of Housing and Residential Education will strive to educate our students outside of the classroom to provide them with a collegiate experience that better prepares them for a pluralistic society.


Housing and Residential Education creates safe and diverse living communities for students through quality residential facilities. We deliver impactful programs and services focused on academic success, critical thinking, career exploration and social responsibility that provide and enhance skills for life-long learning.


Excellence — We will seek excellence in all our endeavors and is committed to continual learning and improvement.

Intellectual & Personal Development — We are committed to assisting our students with their academic development by helping them to utilize the resources provided by our campus community.

Ownership — We encourage community members to take ownership for their actions; to hold all community members accountable; and to take pride in their new campus home.

Diversity — We will create opportunities for community members to seek out new perspectives and experiences, while better understanding those around them.

Leadership — We will provide and encourage opportunities for involvement within our campus community.

Facilities — We will create and maintain a clean, safe, and secure environment in which student’s live and learn.