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Mission & Pillars of the IU Southeast Residential Community

The Office of Residence Life and Housing creates living-learning environments committed to holistic student development, academic success, and civic engagement. The department strives to provide safe, well-maintained housing facilities that engage students in meaningful discourse and interaction while providing opportunities for personal growth and service to the community.

The pillars of our residential community guide the work done by staff in the division and define who we are as an office. Each pillar acts as a support in helping students learn, develop, and grow during their time of living on campus, and serves as a foundation upon which we build our mission. The five pillars of our residential community include:

Connections

Resident students learn more about themselves and others through an examination of personal values. They develop close connections with peers in a supportive, nurturing community.

Cultural & Global Awareness

Resident students develop a knowledge and appreciation of other cultures while promoting the understanding of sensitivity and respect as integral to interactions between individuals and groups.

Integrated Learning

Resident students integrate life experiences and classroom learning in a dynamic living environment that is conducive to academic success. Life skills develop in a supportive environment.

Civic Engagement

Resident students gain an understanding of issues surrounding them in the world today and participate in activities that make a contribution to society.

Leadership Development

Resident students value the opportunity for self-governance and understand the impact an individual's actions can have on others. Residents enhance their leadership skills through increased participation in student-led and designed activities.

Campus News

IU Southeast education faculty Dr. James Hollenbeck to deliver lectures in China

IU Southeast education faculty Dr. James Hollenbeck to deliver lectures in China

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IU Southeast to offer courses in Harrison County

IU Southeast to offer courses in Harrison County

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Ryan Taylor Cannon, French and international studies alumnus, is Fulbright finalist

Ryan Taylor Cannon, French and international studies alumnus, is Fulbright finalist

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IU Southeast fine arts faculty create video projection for opening night at Churchill Downs

IU Southeast fine arts faculty create video projection for opening night at Churchill Downs

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IU Southeast faculty honored with IU Trustees Teaching Awards

IU Southeast faculty honored with IU Trustees Teaching Awards

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IU Southeast offering record number of summer online courses

IU Southeast offering record number of summer online courses

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Student Conference awards recognize excellence in research

Student Conference awards recognize excellence in research

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Five IU Southeast students honored at Women Helping Women philanthropy awards luncheon

Five IU Southeast students honored at Women Helping Women philanthropy awards luncheon

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