Housing & Residence Life Information

The Department of Housing and Residence Life aims to provide a safe, developmental experience for our residential students. We are looking to truly innovate the field of Housing and Residence Life with the team of over 150 staff members. We are constantly assessing our processes to make sure we are being the most efficient and effective to engage our residents.

More than 5,200 students live on campus in both Marietta & Kennesaw. KSU Offers students a wide variety of living options and living communities. KSU has different residential housing for students on both the Marietta & Kennesaw campuses.

Living-Learning Communities

There are 15 Living-Learning Communities and 5 special interest housing options. These include:

  • Academy for Inclusive Learning
  • Architecture
  • Arts
  • Engineering
  • First Generation
  • Gaming
  • Honors
  • Leadership
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Sophomore Experience
  • Stonewall
  • The Outfit

Click here for more information about the Living-Learning Communities.

Student Leadership

KSU's Department of Housing and Residence Life encourages residents to be actively involved in their residential communities through a variety of difference ways. These leadership and involvement opportunities include: 

  • Community Councils
  • National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH) 
  • Resident Assistants 
  • Student Assistants 

Campus Hubs

We operate our campuses in a "Hub" system. Please see the image below for an example of our "Hub" concept.

Hub Concept