Welcome to Residence Services

Your college campus is the heart of your education. It’s where you come together with your peers, professors, mentors, and friends. It’s where community is formed. Whether you’re a future student, parent, or student leader, we have the housing and residential information you need to make yourself at home. Explore our resources, and find out how to apply for on-campus housing.

Housing Announcements

Fall Closing

View the Fall Semester Closing Notice for more information about the details regarding the end of the semester

Winter Break Room Changes

Detailed information about the Winter Break room change process can be found on the Winter Break Room Change page.

Winter Break Housing

Information and an application for winter break housing can be found on the Winter Break Housing page.

Spring 2015 Housing Application (new students only)

The spring 2015 housing application will be available for new applicants to the residence halls on October 15th at 8:00am.  Please note, if you are currently living on campus for fall 2014, you do not need to re-apply for spring 2015 housing.

2015-2016 Resident Assistant recruitment & selection process

The Department of Residence Services seeks applicants for the 2015-2016 Resident Assistant (RA) position, which is an undergraduate or graduate student leader who lives in the residence halls. RA's are responsible for carrying out the mission of the department by assisting with the development of communities on their floors and within their hall(s). RA's are responsible for developing communities that emphasize self-awareness, support and develop relationships, engage students in learning, encourage responsible citizenship and honor human differences. The online application will open on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:00am and will close on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 11:59pm. Anyone that is seeking to apply for the RA position MUST attend one of the following information meetings:

• WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2014 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

• TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2014- 9:30pm to 11:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers 

• FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

• THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

• WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2014 - 9:00pm to11:00pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

• THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

• MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm; KSC, Governance Chambers

To find out more information about this opportunity, please visit: http://www.kent.edu/housing/ra or contact the RARS committee at ra_selection@kent.edu