Mission & Vision


University Housing is an essential element of the Illinois experience. We create communities that transform student lives.


University Housing communities create success for every student.

Inclusiveness Statement

University Housing staff value the multitude of different voices, opinions, experiences, and identities of the Illinois community. We respect and honor each member of the communities in which we work and live, inclusive of all aspects of individual and group identity and experience. Our commitment is woven into each of our interactions, programs, and decisions.

Strategic Plan

University Housing's mission and vision are reflected throughout the Strategic Plan for 2014-2017 (pdf). An Extended Plan (pdf) was announced in January 2017. Read the plan to see Housing's goals, initiatives, and metrics that will guide our work. 

Annual Report

We are a part of Student Affairs at Illinois

University Housing is part of Student Affairs at the University of Illinois. From outside the classroom learning experiences, to physical and emotional wellness, leadership opportunities, global awareness, safety, fun, and career preparation, Student Affairs supports all aspects of student life at Illinois.