Housing and Residence Life at The University of North Carolina at Asheville offers students a comfortable and safe living environment to build, support and maintain continued academic success.

The Governors Hall office is home to Housing and Residence Life, which work together as one innovative and responsive team of professionals who encourage students to pursue academic excellence, personal growth, leadership, and responsibility.


UNC Asheville Housing and Residence Life strives to continuously transform our residential areas into active, connected communities that feel like home for our students.

Vision (Our Collective Why)

Students will affirm that they feel safe, are comfortable, have choices, have healthy relationships, and experience a sense of belonging. Success in our mission, as well as the University values of diversity and inclusion, innovation, and sustainability, will be evident in our assessments of the student experience.


  • Belonging
  • Choice
  • Comfort¬†
  • Relationships
  • Safety
  • Wellness