Mission & Values


The mission of Housing & Residence Life is to provide inclusive communities that engage students in exceptional living and learning experiences within safe, affordable, and well-maintained environments. 


Professional Excellence: We aspire to be exceptional in all that we do and characterize ourselves through actions that endow and add to the future of our university and our profession.

Respect: We cultivate an environment that treats all students, staff, faculty, and visitors with acceptance, compassion, and authenticity.

Inquiry: We challenge ourselves and our students in the attainment, application and development of new knowledge that contributes to a culture of lifetime learning.

Diversity: We strive to promote diversity and the uniqueness of each individual and are committed to learning from each member of the university community.

Empowerment: We encourage students to become informed and active members of the university community and to exercise personal responsibility for their decisions and actions while understanding their impact on others.