Office of Residence Life

Our Mission

The Residence Life Staff at Edgewood College fosters a welcoming and safe environment which supports students’ personal and academic success. Through the living experience, we educate residents to be responsible community members in learning that is reflective of the five Dominican values (truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.)

Student Learning Outcomes

As a result of living on campus, students will learn to:

  • Engage effectively with people from different ethnic, racial and social backgrounds
  • Thinks critically about complex issues
  • Demonstrate effective problem-solving
  • Have an understanding of their identity
  • Be empowered to take leadership toward positive change
  • Make healthier choices
  • Act on personal values
  • Demonstrate a capacity for interdependence and collaboration
  • Develop a sense of responsibility for self and community
  • Know how to lead a group toward a common goal
  • Be able to make educated choices regarding their living environment