Housing and Residential Education works to provide convenient housing that is secure, inclusive and supportive. Students create a
home in our on-campus communities, build life-long friendships and develop
skills for their current and future successes as they journey through their
programs, spaces, and experiences that promote a sense of belonging,
adaptability and responsiveness to student needs, an understanding of
others different in their interests, backgrounds, cultures, and
perspectives, as well as affirm cultural identities in order to develop
the potential of every individual in our community.
- Aim to maintain
residential facilities and programs that are safe, secure, and healthy,
promote physical and emotional wellbeing, and educate students to live
safely and make decisions in line with their values and goals.
care and compassion, place students at the center of our work and engage
them in educational activities, roles, and relationships that support
success and foster growth.
innovative approaches to balancing our tradition with progressiveness,
providing comfortable living and learning environments, and being
accountable for the efficient and effective use of resources.
the department continues to enact its strategic plan, the residential students
of UNC Chapel Hill will have…
residence hall environments that blend modern features of home with the traditional
elements of a historic campus.
administrative systems that balance efficiency and consistency with
flexibility and responsiveness to individual needs.
access to services and amenities regardless of which hall they choose to
residential experience created to be the best value and greatest benefit
for the cost.
programs and services that provide:
to multiple paths to academic excellence and success
to develop leadership, interpersonal, intercultural, and other critical
and inclusive communities that create space for the exploration of self
and social justice
- Employ flexible and equitable systems and services within the
university framework in order to meet student and staff needs.
- Offer high quality facilities that balance the sustainability
needs of residential buildings with the evolving demands of innovative and
- Facilitate programmatic opportunities that foster a sense of
belonging, student success, and community engagement.
- Promote equity, access, and diversity through the implementation
of initiatives that foster safe, inclusive, and respectful environments for all
- Invest in the professional and personal development of all staff
to maintain the quality of services we offer and enhance the overall student
experience in the residence halls.
- Use data to inform progress and measure overall programmatic
effectiveness including student learning and satisfaction and share with
stakeholders how data has influenced our decision making.