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Residence Life Staff

In Residence Life, we make it our mission to create opportunities and support systems for you to have fun, learn new things, and connect with other people and communities. Knowing that learning extends beyond the classroom, we believe that your residence experience can play a hugely important role in helping you develop the life skills that will ensure your continued success in the future. We want you to be as happy, healthy, and successful as possible during first-year and we are here to help.

Residence Life Area Coordinators

These professionals are full-time, live-in employees of the university who are responsible for the overall management of the residence communities. All RLACs have had extensive background in residential living environments.

This background in student life prepares them well to handle such functions as:
  • Supervising approximately 130 Residence Life Staff Members
  • Counseling and advising residence student experiencing difficulty
  • Ensuring the physical safety and security of the residence buildings
  • Developing community development and learning opportunities for residents
  • Responding to crisis and emergency situations
  • Assisting residents to resolve conflicts and transition to communal living expectations
  • Investigating and enforcing residence community standards and code of conduct issues

Residence Life Coordinators

These professionals are full-time, live-off employees of the university who work on various portfolios including Living Learning Communities (LLCs), the Guest Registration program, and training and development.

Residence Life Management & Residence Case Management