Why live on campus?
Your home away from home
Living on campus gives you more than a place to stay - it is your home away from home. You can take your first step to independence with the comfort and security living on campus provides.
- Quiet places to work and study
- Friends and peers next door
- Convenient location - walk to class
- All-inclusive rent
- Resident events and specialized programming
- An environment that supports student success
- Fun, vibrant living spaces
A better college experience
National trends* show that students who choose to live on campus:
- are more satisfied with their living environments and on campus experience
- are more likely to remain enrolled and graduate
- are exposed to a wider range of ideas and cultures
- meet more diverse people
- develop strong interpersonal skills (gain self confidence, public speaking skills, self esteem and self reliance)
- have more contact with faculty and other students
- complete more credit hours and have higher grade point averages (GPAs)
*While Terra State does not have data specific to our college yet, it will be cited once collected.