Residential Life


There's no place like home... except maybe here.

best communities

The best communities

We’re more than a place to sleep. Find your friends, have fun and build the skills you need for success — right here.

best housing

Our housing process

We’ve developed a process
to serve all of our resident’s housing needs.

best staff

Join our team

We look for staff to inspire, motivate and support our residents to achieve their best success.

Residential Living and Learning

Our six communities are more than a place to eat and sleep; they are where students make friends, have fun and build the life skills essential to personal and academic success.

More about our living/learning

New student housing process

This housing process is for new first-year and transfer students who want on campus housing for fall 2021 through spring 2022.

We're hiring Residential Directors!

We're looking for some good RDs to join our Binghamton University Residential Life team! For more information and to apply, view our web page here.

Returning student housing wait list

The returning student housing process is now closed. For information about the wait list, visit this web page.

Living On Campus Guide for Spring

Things will look a little different as we reconfigure our normal spaces and revise our procedures and activities to create the safest possible environment for our community this spring. We will continue to plan social and learning opportunities that help our residents connect while maintaining guidelines. Here’s what you can expect:

Wear your mask!

Confused about when and where you need to wear your mask? Bookmark the Student Quick Reference Guide.

We provide a small school residential experience within a premier public university. Our dedicated staff and faculty educators engage with students in building strong communities that empower personal development and academic success. Our six diverse residential areas offer Bearcats a home away from home that supports learning and growth.