Welcome Home! As an integral component of Student Affairs, Residence Life connects students to a full range of resources that support community, engagement, and learning. We strive to offer a high-quality, safe, and academically enriching living environment that supports holistic student development. Whether you are a prospective, newly admitted, or current student, all individuals should be aware of the most updated information and expectations in order to stay connected to your residential community.
Residence Life aims to provide learning-centered residential communities that further the goals of Student Affairs and the University. Explore our variety of campus housing options including residence halls (Feagin, Fry & Linebery), residential centers (Mabee & Ornelas), and apartments (University & Van Zandt). Our staff works diligently to help connect students to the pulse of university life and provide substantial opportunities for learning beyond the classroom. Whether living in the residence halls, residential centers, or apartments, students are offered opportunities to:
• live and learn with friends,
• actively participate in study groups,
• engage in fun community programs,
• receive professional Residence Life staff support,
• pursue employment and leadership development opportunities,
• and live assured with campus security on call 24 hours a day.
Residence Life seeks to help students have an exceptional living and learning experience as members of the ETBU residential community. For more information about residential communities, please call 903-923-2320 or visit our office located on the first floor of the Ornelas Student Center.