On-Campus Housing

Living on campus is a growing experience for many college students. Regis University's Housing and Residential Engagement department provides you with the support and resources needed to engage with fellow students and to make the most of living on campus.


About Student Housing

The Student Housing and Residential Engagement department manages four on-campus student housing facilities: the Residence Village, DeSmet Hall, O'Connell Hall and West Hall. It also manages off-campus housing options at Ignatian Village (Small Group Houses) and Boryla Apartments (on King Ave). In doing so, they staff and maintain the buildings as well as assist the residents of the buildings.

During the academic year, each residence hall is overseen by and staffed by one of the three Assistant Directors of Housing & Residential Engagement (professional and senior staff member), a Lead Community Advisor, many Community Development Advisors, Community Assistants, and Peer Ministers. These staff members collaborate in their work to ensure and promote the quality of community life in the hall through educational programming, career development, spiritual guidance, social activities and advising.

Each residential room is fully furnished and all units include internet access. The residential facilities are co-ed by wing, suite, townhome, apartment or floor. All of the residence halls feature free laundry and community lounges with expanded basic cable television.


Housing Forms

Need assistance with housing? Click below for a room change request form, replacement key request form and more.

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Residency Requirement

First-year and second-year students are required to live on campus unless a Housing Exemption Form is completed and approved by Housing and Residential Engagement.

Front Porch Housing Portal

Apply for housing, request an exemption, submit work orders and more in the Ranger Front Porch Portal.

2023 Important Dates

December 9, 2023
Halls Close / Move-Out

January 14, 2024
Halls Open / Move-In

May 3, 2024
Spring Closing

Housing Eligibility

First Year Students:

Transfer Student:

  • Incoming transfer students that have already lived in a college/university residence hall for at least two consecutive semesters (not including summer semesters), or are over the age of 21, you are eligible to live in West Hall, O'Connell Hall or Ignatian Village.
  • “Junior” status or above are eligible to live in Vincent J. Boryla Apartments

Mission and Customer Service Statement

In the spirit of Cura Personalis, we embody the missions of the University and Student Affairs by providing a safe and inclusive residential community that facilitates learning and holistic development.

In the ways we hire, train, supervise and evaluate our professional and student staff members, we hold them to high standards for all their interactions with you, our resident students and their family members. We pledge to exceed your expectations as we meet our standards.

Jerome Holland, Jr.
Jerome Holland, Jr.
Director of Housing and Residential Engagement

Meet Our Professional Staff

Elias Gonzalez
Elias Gonzalez

Coordinator of Housing Occupancy and Billing | Hablo español

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Emily Englund
Emily Englund

Assistant Director of Housing & Residential Engagement

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Katie Kropac
Katie Kropac

Assistant Director of Housing & Residential Engagement

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Ashley Escobar
Ashley Escobar

Assistant Director of Housing & Residential Engagement

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Student Housing Department

O'Connell Hall - Lower Level

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.