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As a resident student at Worcester State University, you can take advantage of services and programming the Residence Life and Housing staff provides to create an inclusive, supportive community. We’re here to respond to your physical, emotional, and developmental needs. Come to us with your questions, concerns, and suggestions—or just to say hello.
Director of Residence Life and HousingAdrian.Gage@worcester.edu 508-929-8516
Adrian is the senior residence life officer. He has overall responsibility for the residence hall students, activities, and facilities. He is available to advise, counsel, and assist students in all areas of residential living.
Associate Director of Residence Life and HousingKristen.Nelson@worcester.edu508-929-8124
Kristen is responsible for overseeing the administration and planning of all professional and para-professional staff as well as departmental programming initiatives. She supervises the assistant directors as well as resident directors in areas of recruitment, training, and evaluation of resident assistants and professional staff. In addition, she serves on various university committees.
Assistant Director Operationsrhamwey@worcester.edu508-929-8396
Residence directors are full-time, live-in professionals responsible for the health and safety of the students in their residence halls. RDs supervise paraprofessional resident assistants, who are responsible for fostering a sense of community within the residence halls in which they live. Through a student-centered approach, the live-in professional staff aims to create an inclusive, supportive environment where resident students can successfully reach their educational and interpersonal goals.
Residence Director - Dowden HallAlize.Cordell@worcester.edu508-929-8151
Residence Director - Sheehan Halldevans3@worcester.edu508-929-8397
Graduate Residence Director - Wasylean Hallsfarnham@worcester.edu508-929-8961
Residence Director - Chandler VillageKristen.Nelson@worcester.edu508-929-8124
Darlene is responsible for supervising our student office staff, answering telephone calls, responding to Residence Life emails, and speaking with students/families who visit our office. She maintains the mailbox distribution and any problems related to resident student mail. She also tracks and distributes work orders that are requested from our online work-order log.
Residence Life keep the resident community updated via their #WooWeekly newsletter - check your Worcester State email for the latest edition, or view it online:
#WooWeekly: Sep 9, ’20