Department Value Statements
We foster an environment where students feel comfortable interacting with our Residence Life staff.
We are accessible and visible to students, parents and the entire campus community year-round, twenty-four hours a day.
We provide a nurturing network that supports students’ well-being.
On Civility & Respect
We cultivate community based on dignity for all individuals.
We build partnerships with our colleagues and members of the surrounding community.
We encourage the development of a common bond and affinity amongst students in their residential environments.
We support innovative ideas by facilitating thoughtful expression of experiences and knowledge.
We acknowledge students’ backgrounds and experiences add richness and depth to our community.
We recognize that understanding others and showing compassion fosters student growth and development.
We bring students together to provide opportunities for meaningful involvement.
We ensure that students are treated fairly, fostering an environment where students are able to explore and form their own identities.
We expect students to be honest and adhere to moral and ethical principles, upholding community standards.
We afford an array of leadership opportunities to prepare students to successfully navigate a global society.
We have high regard for learning that challenges students towards their development.
We believe that all staff need to perform at the highest level of ethical conduct, standards, and guidelines set by our field.
We value quick and thorough responses to the needs of our community members.
We promote an atmosphere and actions that keep individuals and campus communities away from unnecessary harm.
We actively collaborate with students and colleagues to actualize our mission.