Housing Mission and Vision


The Department of Housing & Residence Life provides high-quality service and transformative experiences that further the vision of the University of North Texas.


To be a world-class housing and residence life program.

Educational Priority

Housing and Residence Life develops the skills of residents to live responsibly in a diverse community.  Responsibility in our residents is defined as the ability to manage conflict and time, the development of personal values, and to respect and communicate with other residents.


  • Housing and Residence Life staff collaborate to create a welcoming, diverse, and inclusive environment that promotes student success and sense of belonging.
  • Housing and Residence Life staff make fiscal decisions with integrity that maintain and advance the mission of the department.
  • Housing and Residence Life staff develops and implements systems and processes that provide maximum value.
  • Housing and Residence Life staff and students are provided leadership and growth opportunities.


  • Collaboration: Utilize team work and multiple perspectives in decision making processes.
  • Diversity: Understand, respect, and celebrate differences.
  • Inclusion: Every individual is acknowledged and affirmed.
  • Integrity: Implement honest, equitable, and consistent practices.
  • Learning: Develop knowledge and awareness to improve.
  • Sense of Belonging: Facilitate connections within our community
  • Stewardship: Plan and manage resources responsibly.