Office of Residence Life


  • The Office of Residence Life is working remotely as of March 18th. We have normal business hours, Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm (ET).
  • Residents may direct their inquiries to their Hall Director or to our main office at  You may also reach out to your Hall Director by phone or to our main number at 513-745-3203.
  • Incoming first year and transfer students should continue to check Road to Xavier for information about the first year housing selection process. Housing application open for deposited students and closes on June 8, 2020.  Click here to learn more about housing selection.
  • Spring Housing and Dining Credits:  A message was sent to students' Xavier email on April 6th sharing the University would be issuing housing and dining credits.  For more information and details, please visit the link to the Bursar's page that was shared in the email.
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this unprecedented event. We value you as a member of the Xavier Community and wish you and your families health and peace.  

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Living on campus should be a highlight of your college experience. At Xavier, we are dedicated to making sure that our living environments are the best they can be. Our team is committed to provide you with a residential environment which supports your social and academic experience.

Residence Halls and Apartments Meal Plans Mail Center  Housing Selection Important Dates

Where to Live

Traditional First-Year Residences*

Discover a first-year home that's perfect for you. First-year students have a few different options for living on campus, these include:

Traditional Upperclass Student Residences**

While Buenger and Kuhlman are also considered traditional Upperclass student residences, Upperclass students have the opportunity to branch out into other living arrangements such as these great properties or the apartments.


Enjoy Upperclass student life in apartment living with the Xavier touch.
*Upperclass students may live in these areas at the discretion of the Senior Director depending on demand and/or student need. 
**First-Year students may live in these areas at the discretion of the Senior Director depending on demand and/or student need.

For Parents

As a parent, we know you want your student to be safe and comfortable so they can be successful here.  Xavier students appreciate the ALL-Card 24-hour access, several different options of housing styles and dining, plenty of luxuries such as wi-fi Internet access, and worry-free maintenance in all halls and apartments. Additionally, the central residence life and hall staff work to assist students to have a successful Xavier experience.