Living on Campus

The Office of Residential Life consists of a team of full-time professional staff and undergraduate student leaders who have dedicated themselves to our departmental mission and acting in accordance with our values. The residential life staff is committed to fostering an atmosphere in the halls and houses that will enhance the academic and co-curricular experience within the college community. The staff members are trained to focus on building living and learning communities that support the concept of Connected Learning.


Mission Statement

The Office of Residential Life strives to provide a safe and welcoming residential community that promotes student growth and social responsibility while supporting the College's connected learning philosophy. We do this through engaging students in both social and educational opportunities, encouraging accountability through the enforcement of community standards, and working to foster positive student interactions with members of the faculty and staff.

Residential Life Values:

Safety: Creating and maintaining a safe and welcoming community
Development: Fostering student growth, individual well-being, and supporting a positive academic experience
Responsibility: Promoting social responsibility, healthy decision-making, and environmental stewardship
Integrity: Demonstrating a departmental commitment to integrity through our policies and procedures
Diversity: Celebrating diversity through civil interactions and dialogue

Residential Life Diversity Statement:

The Office of Residential Life at Lasell College works to foster a diverse and inclusive environment that respects, acknowledges and celebrates all differences for members of our community. Through intentional educational efforts, we commit ourselves to providing not only a safe and secure living environment but also one in which each individual feels comfortable and appreciated for what makes them who they are. We support this mission through ongoing initiatives such as:

+ Supporting Connected Learning through diversity programming;
+ Providing Gender Neutral housing options;
+ Developing and facilitating Ally Training for Residential Life Staff; and
+ Collaborating with campus partners to create inclusive events.