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Residence Life Mission

The Office of Residence Life encourages all students to be successful and responsible citizens by creating an atmosphere that promotes learning, respectful dialogue, physical comfort and safety.


Residence Life Vision

The Office of Residence Life envisions becoming the most exciting, efficient, educational, student-centered residence life program that has ever been.


Residence Life Values

Caring: We serve students with compassion and sensitivity, using non-judgment listening and sincere dialogue.

Community: We work to build a university family that promotes interaction, understanding and collaboration.

Continual Learning: We gain wisdom by asking and listening, watching and reflecting, and using our knowledge effectively.

Fairness: We interact with all individuals in an open and impartial manner.

Humor: We enjoy life by balancing hard work with fun and by trying to laugh every day.

Integrity: We honestly adhere to our personal and societal values, which are reflected not only in our words but also in our actions.

Respect: We welcome all people, valuing their freedom and right to make decisions about their own lives, unless they conflict with SU community expectations.

Responsibility: We seek excellence in the performance of all aspects of our jobs by holding ourselves accountable and accepting the consequences of our actions.