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The residential experience at McKendree is an essential part of your education.

All full-time undergraduate students are required to live in University housing.


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Why should you live on campus?

  • Students who live on typically earn better grades and are more likely to graduate
  • It's convenient to be near the rest of campus - plus you can sleep in later!
  • It's generally more safe and secure
  • Living on campus helps to develop valuable life and leadership skills
  • Students building stronger ties to the University and are generally more satisfied with their college experience
  • There no need to worry about furniture or utilities! They're included.
  • There are more opportunities to meet people and develop meaningful relationships
  • Living on campus exposes you to a wide range of interests, ideas, cultures, and perspectives.
  • You'll be more involved!