Housing and Residence Life is excited to welcome you to Vandal Living! At Vandal Living we aim to offer you a place to engage, thrive and succeed while getting the ultimate student experience.
Engage - Vandal family and friends are right outside your door
Our dynamic residence halls are designed to promote student learning with positive social interactions. You will have unique opportunities to engage with fellow students, make new friends and discover new interests. Have the ultimate “college experience” right outside your door.
Thrive - Where living, friendship and fun unite
A welcoming atmosphere provides a place for you to feel connected and immerse yourself in student life. Meet new friends exploring the Arboretum, working out at the Student Rec Center or attending an RHA event. There is never a dull moment as a Vandal.
Succeed - Academics, leadership and personal growth
Academic Peer Mentors are available to provide personalized academic support through our Student Success Program. Resident Assistants create opportunities to interact within the community to encourage personal relationships. Our residential support network will ensure you have all the tools needed to be successful in your academic career.
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