Upcoming Symposium

Join us for the 2024 Symposium!

The Residential College Symposium provides an opportunity for faculty and student affairs educators to expand their learning network, share knowledge, build community, and disseminate scholarship about the residential college experience. In 2024, the Symposium will be co-located with the ACUHO-I Academic Initiatives Conference in Portland, Oregon. Join us October 7-9, 2024, for an experience that will inform, engage, and inspire you.

Attend the Symposium

Early bird rates available until September 6!

2024 Symposium Themes

Best Practices for Searching for Faculty and Student Affairs Leadership in a Residential College

From intentional outcomes-driven searches to faculty members tapping their peers and everything in between. The search for the faculty lead or student affairs educator for a residential college runs the gamut. These sessions will touch on the process, practice, art, and science of residential college searches.

The Heart of the University: How Residential Colleges and Living-Learning Programs are Situated to Support Students in Coming Together in a Polarized World

Residential colleges are a space for collaborative learning and discussion. These sessions will dive into creating educational programs and opportunities for discussions.

Student Thriving & Flourishing: How the Residential College Experience Enhances Student Thriving, Belonging, and Builds Meaningful Relationships and Community

Creating Inclusive Co-learning Environments Among Students, Faculty, and Administrators

Motivating and guiding students to co-create an inclusive living-learning environment that centers belonging and community.