By Andrew Withers and Emily Gallion | April 2, 2017
An email from Frankie Minor to student staff said the decision to take the halls offline was due to low freshman enrollment.
By Krishna Ravinthiren | Oct. 20, 2016
None of the rooms offered in Discovery Hall were filled.
By Kacen Bayless | Sept. 13, 2016
Wellness Resource Center director Kim Dude: “[Sober housing] would’ve just been another additional service, but it’s not the most important service we can provide.”
By Olivia Garrett | Sept. 6, 2016
ESAs raise ethical and legal questions for clinical psychologists and their clients.
By Magdaline Duncan | Aug. 30, 2016
Graduate student leader Kristofferson Culmer: “It is a temporary solution, and I appreciate that from the university, but the issue of graduate student housing needs a long-term solution.”
By Kyra Haas | June 8, 2016
The Department of Residential Life plans to assess the success of the new housing options midway through the 2016–17 year.
By Megan Dollar | June 7, 2016
Because of a decline in freshman enrollment, ResLife is encouraging older students to return to residence halls.
By Alyssa Bessasparis and Claire Mitzel | April 12, 2016
The hall closures come from the expected enrollment decline of 1,500 students.
By Lauren Wortman | March 15, 2016
ResLife Director Frankie Minor: “We will continue to look at other ways to reduce our operating costs and will share those as we identify them.”
By Amos Chen | March 1, 2016
The incident is the second anti-Semitic act of vandalism at the hall this school year.
By Claire Mitzel and Kyra Haas | Feb. 22, 2016
MU has taken few steps toward providing new graduate student housing and child care since a walkway in the University Village housing complex collapsed, and graduate students want the university to recognize their needs.
By Lauren Wortman | Feb. 18, 2016
The potential fee is expected to be between $80 and 100.
By Claire Mitzel | Feb. 5, 2016
Room and board rates will rise 4.1 percent for the 2016-17 school year.
By Lauren Wortman | Jan. 31, 2016
An estimated decrease of 941 applications is expected for the fall 2016 semester, coming entirely from non-residents.
By Kyra Haas | Jan. 26, 2016
The position will be replaced by a senior desk attendant position.
By Rashi Gupta | Jan. 24, 2016
Lafferre Hall, Swallow Hall and the Dobbs Group of residence halls are all under construction.
By Katherine Knott | Dec. 10, 2015 | Updated Dec. 29, 2015 at 1:46 p.m.
George C. Brooks Hall will be the third campus building named after a black man.
By Karlee Renkoski and Taylor Blatchford | Oct. 6, 2015
The naming process should be completed by mid-November.
By Karlee Renkoski | April 14, 2015
RHA plans to have a day where ResLife administrators, hall coordinators and other staff members do laundry in the residence halls so they can see the results for themselves.
By Esther Seawell | Jan. 28, 2015
Sixteen beds in suite-style housing at College Avenue and all bathrooms at the new Gateway Hall will be gender-neutral.
Posted to On Campus by Rachel Pierret on Dec. 6, 2014 at 12:20 p.m.
On Dec. 5, Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin approved the name “Gateway,” for the Virginia Avenue South housing project. In October, the Residence Halls Association voted on five potential names for the housing project, with Gateway as their top recommendation. RHA President Steven Chaffin passed this resolution on for approval to ...
By Rachel Pierret | Oct. 28, 2014
Congress determined their top five hall names to be Gateway, Carver, Caspian, Justice and Sustainability.
By Daniela Vidal and MacKenzie Reagan | March 4, 2014
A ResLife desk attendant and an aspiring art educator
By Jacob Bogage and Ted Noelker | Feb. 22, 2014 | Updated Feb. 22, 2014 at 3:17 p.m.
One fireman died during the evacuation. All students are safe.
By Brad Spudich | Oct. 16, 2013
Residential Life and the Residence Halls Association are teaming up to address safety concerns on campus. Both entities have been considering implementing a new plan in all residence halls that would require students to swipe their MU IDs to access the student residential area in all residence halls during all ...
By Kevin Graeler | Sept. 10, 2013
Sabai will earn its own entrance once construction is finished.
By Nicole Shaddy | Dec. 7, 2012
MU loses approximately 8 to 9 percent of on-campus students after fall semester.
By Ian Frazer | Aug. 21, 2012
Total enrollment increased 2.8 percent from last year.
By Kelsey Wingo | April 24, 2012
The residence hall will undergo a remodel at the end of the fall 2012 semester.
By Molly Duffy | March 13, 2012
The Missouri Students Association and the Residence Halls Association will be pooling their funds at the end of the semester to purchase the defibrillators.
By Michele Robotham-Smith | Feb. 24, 2012
Division of Information Technology Director Terry Robb said file sharing is not a problem at MU.
By Alex Stewart | Jan. 24, 2012
Instead of giving housing to seniors first, ResLife will use a quota system to grant rooms on campus to upperclassmen.
By Megan Lewis | Jan. 20, 2012
The renovation is the fourth phase of Residential Life’s master plan.
By Michele Robotham-Smith | Dec. 9, 2011
Mark Twain Market will remain open during the Mark Twain renovation, but will have shorter hours.
By Alex Stewart | Dec. 9, 2011
There are only eight AEDs on campus, and Residential Life hopes to add three more.
In Print: Diversity event at McDavid Hall receives national award from National Residence Hall Honorary
By Cait Campbell | Dec. 6, 2011
The event simulated the coming-out process for LGBTQ students
By Cait Campbell | Dec. 6, 2011
Decorating becomes a bonding experience for residence halls and Greek life
Posted to On Campus by Jimmy Hibsch on Nov. 22, 2011 at 12:06 p.m.
The National Residence Hall Honorary awarded McDavid Hall Coordinator Joe Kelley with its "Diversity Program of the Month" national award for his program "Walk a Mile." "This program originated when Joe Kelley wanted to simulate the process of coming out for straight individuals who will never go through that process ...
By Lizzie Johnson | Nov. 8, 2011
No major problems have been presented by the newly installed wireless internet in Schurz Hall.
By Alex Stewart | Nov. 1, 2011
Residential Life is using the hall as a trial run before possibly installing it in other residence halls.
By Alex Stewart | Oct. 7, 2011
Due to increasing student numbers, Residential Life might construct another hall in coming years.
By Alex Stewart | Sept. 30, 2011
The 46-year-old residence hall is closing next semester to undergo major reconstruction.
By Ian Frazer | Sept. 9, 2011
High heat is used to fight infestations, rather than chemicals.
By Adam Aton | Aug. 23, 2011
Many students will have to move second semester when Mark Twain closes.
Posted to On Campus by Caitlin Holland on Aug. 19, 2011 at 8:34 a.m.
The UM System Board of Curators will meet Aug. 19 and 20 to discuss projects including renovations to Johnston and Wolpers residence halls. Other items on the agenda include a debt financing approval for the Student Success Center at UM – Kansas City and the selection of Global Equity Managers for ...
By Aubrey Leiter | July 29, 2011
Residential Life Director Frankie Minor is hopeful, but not positive, that there will be enough rooms to accommodate the incoming freshman class.
By Jaime Williams | June 1, 2011
Tate, Switzler and Gillett halls are due to open in the fall as summer renovations continue.
By Hunter Woodall | May 10, 2011
Freshmen enrollment is expected to be 6,122.
By Amanda Capua | April 26, 2011
RHA Vice President Chris Rucker cited the graffiti incident at Hatch Hall to show the benefits of having cameras.
By Liz Stratman | April 22, 2011
A goal of the program is to show students how much electricity they use in the residence halls.
By Ana Stock | April 12, 2011
The resolution calls for Residential Life to implement the program.
Following the pattern of more than 50 universities nationwide, the Residence Halls Association passed a resolution to recommend the implementation of gender-neutral housing at MU in 2012. Already in place at Stanford University, Rutgers University and Colorado College, to name a few, gender-neutral housing provides housing for those who feel ...
Posted to On Campus by Cassie Tipping on March 9, 2011 at 2:44 p.m.
CampusSplash's newly created website, DormSplash.com, released its first "Best Dorms" rankings last week. Among the several categories, MU ranked second in the United States in the "Best Overall Dorms" category, scoring a four out of five. Georgia State University took the top spot. According to the website, DormSplash ...
By Sally French | March 1, 2011
The last time an MU residence hall lost power was in 2009.
Posted to On Campus by Sally French on Feb. 28, 2011 at 2:49 p.m.
Mark Twain Residence Hall lost power for about two hours last night. Power went out at 11:57 p.m. and resumed function at 1:56 a.m. The issue was related to a problem with the neighboring power plant. “It was an electric fault that occurred in a high ...
By Celia Ampel | Feb. 18, 2011
The videos will serve as training tools.
By Garrett Richie | Feb. 18, 2011
Residential Life has deferred all questions regarding the graffiti incident to the MU News Bureau.
By Jimmy Hibsch | Feb. 12, 2011
The Legion of Black Collegians is calling for a meeting with the chancellor to address the issue.
By Teddy Nykiel | Feb. 11, 2011
MU intends to use only one extended campus location.
By Sally French | Feb. 8, 2011
For the first time in MU's history, the university will have no residence halls exclusively for men.
By Garrett Richie | Feb. 4, 2011
The departments focused on avoiding possible food shortages and power outages.
By Ally McEntire | Dec. 10, 2010
Last year, the police responded to 71 holiday burglaries.
By Sally French | Dec. 7, 2010
The halls allow candle-lighting in common areas under staff supervision.
By Cassie Tipping and Jimmy Hibsch | Dec. 3, 2010
A new entrance is among the changes brought on by the renovation.
By Ana Stock | Sept. 28, 2010
The new service comes with a long-planned increase in laundry rates.
Police Beat: Thieves take castle from Hudson
Posted to Police Beat by Alicia Stice on Sept. 22, 2010 at 10:19 a.m.
Two suspects allegedly stole a 15-foot-tall castle from the Rollins lobby at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. The pink and grey castle was designed as part of the residence hall's sexual assault awareness programing, according to an e-mail from Hudson Hall Coordinator Robert Stagni. It was conceptualized, designed, painted ...
By Caitlin Swieca | Sept. 17, 2010
MU sends out e-mails to inform students and faculty of sidewalk closings.
By Zachary Murdock | Aug. 27, 2010
Off-campus housing for returning students frees up on-campus space for freshman.
By Zachary Murdock | June 2, 2010
Enrollment is up 8 percent from this time last year.
By Alicia Stice | April 30, 2010
Wiring the security cameras costs about $20,000 per residence hall.
By Jade Earle | April 20, 2010
Because freshmen receive priority, upperclassmen scrambled for housing.
By Jessica Silverman | April 16, 2010
Transgender students can mark an 'accommodation box' on ROAR.
By Zachary Murdock | March 16, 2010
University Hospital plans to expand onto that property.
By Rachel Allred | Feb. 23, 2010
New regulations would keep freshmen from living at extended campus.
By Liz Nash | Sept. 4, 2009
Campus aims to be smoke-free by Jan. 1, 2014.