Housing Residential Life
Advantages to Living On-Campus
As you already know nothing beats the shear convenience of living on-campus. Having already enjoyed the numerous services, programs and events offered to members of the residential community you probably don't need us to tell you about how great it is...but hey we are going to do it anyway. Just in case you've missed a few things!
  • Utilities included in rental fees
    • TV cable
    • Internet (hi-speed)
    • Gas, electric, etc.
    • Water, sewer, garbage
    • Emergency 9-1-1 telephone line per unit
  • Academic support
    • Faculty-In-Residence program
    • Writing and math tutors available
    • Mentor program
    • Study nights/groups
  • Bicycle storage
  • Co-ed living organized by single sex suite and apartment
  • Convenient access to campus buildings, including the library
  • Dine out every night. No cooking required!
  • Gated community, well-lit and secure
  • Helpful and friendly staff
    • Professional and paraprofessional staff available 24 hours/day
    • Office, housekeeping, and maintenance staff
  • Leadership and involvement opportunities
  • Local newspaper available daily
  • Lounge, study and recreation facilities
    • Basketball courts and sand volleyball
    • Swimming pools and spa
    • Game room (pool, ping pong, foosball)
    • TV lounge
  • Monthly courtesy cleans for the bathroom and kitchen floors
  • No-coin laundry facilities (card system); online laundry alert system
  • Patios and balconies
  • PC and Macintosh computer lab
  • Thematic programs, resident outings and other educational and social activities
  • Various sport equipment available for loan

Perhaps the most important reason of all, its worry free! You don't have to stress about whether or not your roommate is going to pay his or her share of the monthly bills...anyone who has ever been in this position knows that this is a HUGE advantage. Plus the residence halls give you a place where you are in a community of fellow students, some of who will make great study partners and others who can become life-long friends!