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Office of Residence Life

The Office of Residence Life is committed to the personal and academic success of each residential student.

The mission of the Office of Residence Life is provide a living-learning environment that promotes personal and academic success. We strive to create safe, positive, and interactive residential communities that celebrate individual differences and help out students become engaged community members.

The Office of Residence Life works to cultivate an inclusive community that encourages self-awareness and embraces all expression of identities. Our staff are committed to welcoming all our student scholars into our residence halls – including, but not limited to: people of all abilities, ages, ethnicities, genders, gender expressions, ideologies, national origins, races, religions, sexes, sexual orientations, socio-economic statuses, and veteran status.

Important Dates

  • Monday, June 19, 2017- Freshman Living-Learning Communities Selection day (Selection times emailed to student email.)
  • Friday, June 23, 2017- Freshman housing selection day. (Selection times emailed to student email.)
  • Friday, September 1, 2017 - Living-Learning Community (LLC) Move-in Day: all incoming and returning students living in one of our 33 LLCs
  • Saturday, September 2, 2017 - New Student Move-in Day: any first-year or transfer student not living in one of our LLCs
  • Sunday, September 3, 2017 - Returning Student Move-in Day: any returning students not living in one of our LLCs
  • Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - Convocation: all students are welcome and encouraged to attend convocation at the Tsongas Center
  • Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - First Day of Classes
  • Thursday, December 21, 2017 - Residence Halls Close at 6 p.m.

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