Facts & Figures






Residential Services Highlights

  • 6700 residents
  • 50 full time employees
  • 259 student employees
  • 3000 rooms and apartments
  • 16 house-based customer service locations staffed 24/7
  • 8 live-in professional staff serving in evening and weekend on call
  • Provide mentorship and advising to the student Residential Advisory Board
  • State of the art life safety systems for fire suppression and evacuation management.
  • Perimeter security systems utilizing CCTV, motion detectors, alarms, card swipe entrance and magnetic locks. Consistently high ratings in annual surveys for student satisfaction with security.
  • No fee for laundry; Laundry Alert provides online laundry machine status information and email alerts to users about machine availability.
  • Sustainability initiatives include participation in campus-wide "Power Down" challenges, installation of Green Roof in King’s Court/English House in 2007, installation of water saving showerheads and toilets, use of low-E windows in all renovations, upgrades to HVAC and heating systems to improve efficiency.
  • Two historically significant residences:
    • University Quadrangle, designed by Cope and Stewart in 1895
    • Hill College House, designed by Aero Saarinen in 1963