Residence Life Team
Director of Residence Life
The Director of Residence Life is a full-time LWC employee who is responsible for the daily operations of the Department of Residence Life. The Director of Residence Life's responsibilities include: coordination of the residence life program, lead all members of the residence life staff, ensure effective management of all facilities, assist the Dean of Students Office, enforce Lindsey Wilson College and Residence Life Policy, and work the LWC administration, faculty and staff.
Residence Life Area Coordinators
Residence life area coordinators are full-time LWC employees who are responsible for providing safe, comfortable residence halls and apartments. Coordinators' responsibilities include: developing community on campus; organizing hall councils; developing programs for residents; and maintaining an environment conducive to students' academic, social, and personal success. Coordinators also supervise the Residence Life professionals and student staffs; enforce Residence Life policy; oversee the housing process; and work with the LWC administration, faculty and staff.
Resident Directors (RDs)
Resident directors are full-time LWC employees who are responsible for the management, leadership and supervision of primarily freshmen residence halls. RDs goals include developing an environment conducive to academic, social, and personal success of each student. RDs also advise residence hall councils; help with community programming; work on adjudication of disciplinary cases; and assist the housing processes. Residents are encouraged to consult with their RD for advice and information about campus issues.
Apartment managers are LWC students who are responsible for providing safe and comfortable apartments. Apartment managers' responsibilities include developing a sense of community in the apartments; developing programs for the residents; and maintaining an environment conducive to each resident's academic, social and personal success. Residents are encouraged to consult the apartment manager for advice and information about campus-related matters.
Resident Assistants (RAs)
Resident assistants are upperclass students who have been selected to assist other students with living on campus. RAs help with the overall administration of the residence halls and apartments, and they are excellent resources. An RA lives on each floor or wing of a residence hall and also in apartment areas.
Residence Life Staff
Jennifer Parrigin Overstreet
Director of Residence Life270-384-8521