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About Us

University Housing offers a community-like atmosphere that will support you as you successfully transition from high school to college. It’s a place where everyone can belong and make life-long connections.You are sure to find a home in one of our eleven residence halls or affiliated apartment properties.

Our halls are home to more than 6,000 students from across the globe. Staffed by a team of professionals with expertise in student learning and development, we strive to make sure learning does not stop in the classroom. We emphasize healthy lifestyles and provide programs that facilitate student engagement and personal growth.

We’re also one of the largest student employers on campus, with more than 300 part-time student employees assisting in facilities, services, and programs that support our campus communities and help them thrive.

Our dynamic combination of professional staff, student leaders, and residents helps make UofL a vibrant campus with lots to offer every individual.

Our Mission

University Housing promotes a safe, convenient, inclusive and healthy living-learning environment, providing opportunities that engage students, facilitate student and faculty connections and encourage student success.

Our Vision

University Housing provides a robust program that offers a variety of unique living environments to meet students’ needs as they progress through their career with the university, supporting the overall academic goals of the institution.

Our Values

  1. Learning – We are leaders of learning outside the classroom, understanding that a student's personal development is essential to their academic and lifelong success. Our commitment is to cultivate a learning culture where curiosity is encouraged, assumptions are challenged, knowledge is shared, and developing the next leaders for the future is the standard. We believe that through learning, we can adapt, evolve, and excel in an ever-changing world.
  2. Inclusion – Inclusion is the heartbeat of our ethos. We celebrate diversity and strive to create an environment where everyone feels they truly belong. We are committed to building a community that embraces differences and fosters mutual trust and respect among all its members.
  3. Care and Fairness – We embody care and fairness in every action, demonstrating compassion, empath and just decision making for others. Our approach is holistic, considering the physical, emotional, and metal well-being of individuals. We believe that through attentive and thoughtful engagement, we can make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.
  4. Safety – We are committed to fostering a culture where the well-being of individuals is non-negotiable, and every reasonable precaution is taken to prevent harm. By continuously identifying and mitigating risks, we safeguard the integrity and health of our community and operations
  5. Service – Service is our cornerstone; we dedicate ourselves to exceeding expectations with excellence and integrity. We believe in going the extra mile to deliver outstanding results and impactful solutions. Our commitment to service is reflected in our responsiveness, attention to detail, and unwavering support for those we serve.