Housing Options

Welcome to Residence Life at HBU.  Our goal is to ensure that our residents succeed and have the best experience possible. To us, that means fusing together living and learning.  We do that by integrating the residence life experience and the educational process.  A few of our core values include faculty interaction, peer learning, service learning, and reflection.

The benefits of residing on campus are abundant, and research even shows that students who live on campus have a more productive and ultimately more satisfying college experience. That’s why, at HBU, you’ll find a campus that’s also a thriving community—one that fosters collaboration, friendship and spiritual development.

Living under the same roof as other students makes it easy to form new friendships. And for many, the friendships made during their first year of college become some of the strongest and longest lasting in their lives. By living together, students are also better able to build upon what they have learned in the classroom by collaborating with classmates and continuing classroom discussions. The same can be said for their spiritual growth. Being surrounded by others with a similar desire to follow Christ as a model helps students take their faith seriously.

Residential Spaces

To learn more about our unique residential spaces, explore the links below:

  • Freshman Village

    Freshman Village is comprised of:

    • The Phillip’s Men’s Residence College (MRC)
    • The Phillip’s Women’s  Residence College (WRC)
    • Mest Wing (women only)

    Freshman Village provides a great opportunity to get to know your fellow classmates and it is exclusively for freshmen students. This arrangement allows Residence Life to provide the support and services needed to help freshman succeed as they transition to college.

    The residence colleges (MRC & WRC) have suite-style furnished rooms to accommodate eight residents within four bedrooms, two baths, and a living room within each. The residence colleges also come with the following amenities:

    • Air conditioning
    • Complimentary cable TV
    • High-speed internet
    • Common lounge area
    • Common study spaces
    • Community kitchen
    • Weekly cleaning service for bathrooms

    The Mest Wing offers a more traditional housing layout.

    • Rooms are joined by long hallways.
    • Two bedrooms share a common bathroom
    • Each suite accommodates up to four residents.
    • All the other common areas and WRC amenities are available to Mest Wing residents as well.

    Floor plans

  • The Sadie & Doug Hodo Residence College

    The Sadie & Doug Hodo Residence College is designed specifically for today’s student and can be your home from your sophomore year through graduation.

    The Hodo Residence College includes:

    • Apartments and suite-style housing
    • Six floors of community living open to men and women (on separate wings of course!)
    • Unique opportunities for academic, spiritual and social growth.
    • Loaded with amenities to fit your busy lifestyle like a free laundry facility, study rooms, and activity lounge.
    • Home to a variety of Living Learning Communities.

    Floor plans

  • Husky Village

    Husky Village is HBU’s apartment community for upperclassmen. Located on-campus, you’re just a short walk from classrooms, the library, and the student center – everywhere you want to be.

    Each unit includes:

    • A full kitchen with stove
    • Dishwasher
    • Refrigerator
    • Built-in dining/study area
    • Carpeted throughout
    • Complimentary cable TV
    • High-speed internet
    • A maximum of two residents per bath
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