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About Residence Life

Welcome home to Residence Life at Central Michigan University. When you live on campus, you become an empowered citizen who can responsibly impact your community.

The Office of Residence Life includes the following units: Facilities Operations, Care Advocate Program, Central Office in Ronan Hall and Residential Education.

We are committed to providing residents a comfortable, educational, diverse and caring community where academic success, personal growth and social responsibility are valued.

Please email us at reslife@cmich.edu if we can be of any assistance regarding your decision to attend CMU or to live on campus.

Mission

The Office of Residence Life is committed to providing residents a comfortable, educational, diverse and caring community where academic success, personal growth and social responsibility are valued.

Vision

To provide generations of college students a nationally recognized, cutting edge, living environment.

Educational Priority

As a result of living on campus, students will become empowered citizens who responsibly impact their communities.

Learning Goals:

  • Identity:
    Students will engage in self-discovery and reflection to construct a sense of purpose.
  • Relationships and Communities:
    Students will live productively among others and develop a caring network.
  • Equity and Justice:
    Students will explore diversity in identities, background, perspectives and experiences among individuals and groups and choose to dialogue about issues related to privilege and oppression to foster equity and justice.
  • Social Responsibility:
    Students will demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to creating safe, healthy and thriving communities.