Living on campus means you will be more plugged into the campus community and have more opportunities to join clubs, attend campus events, meet new people and develop long-lasting friendships. On top of it being the most cost-effective option, there are so many other perks, including 24/7 immediate support from Residence Life staff and campus police officers who are hired specifically for our on-campus communities.
10 Reasons to LIVE On Campus
You can get to class in less than 10 minutes! Everything you need is accessible–library, student center, dining halls, wellness facilities and more.
LIVE IN A COMMUNITY.
Friendships formed during college last a lifetime. Students who live on campus have the opportunity to interact with students from all around the world.
On-campus residents have a stronger connection to the campus community because they live at the center of all the action.
Students who live on campus have access to computer labs and high-speed internet.
LIVE TO LEAD.
There are leadership opportunities available right inside their residential community, including becoming a Resident Advisor or joining the Residence Hall Association. Learn more below!
Living on campus is FUN. Social and educational activities and programs are available for residents to enjoy, right inside their residential community.
LIVE FOR LESS.
Living on campus is the most cost-effective option. In fact, campus housing includes utilities, high-speed internet, 24-hour maintenance and individualized support from trained resident advisors and professional live-in staff.
We make safety a top priority. Buildings are secured 24/7, and trained staff are always available.
Research shows that students who live on campus have better academic performance.
Live the experience by choosing on campus living. Make memories, build and strengthen friendships and develop skills that will last a lifetime.
There are so many advantages to living on campus, including being eligible to become a resident advisor, a student leader in your residential community.
- Gain leadership skills; sharpen communication skills
- Create an inclusive community and work with a diverse group of people
- Guaranteed single occupancy room at discounted rate
- $8,000 annual stipend
Learn more at uncp.edu/RA.