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Office of Housing and Residence Life records

Identifier: UA-WRG-170-03

Scope and Contents

This collection includes various materials from the Office of Housing and Residence Life, including photos, slides, newsletters, reports and miscellaneous objects and papers. The bulk of the collection was donated between the years 2000 and 2004 from the Office of Housing and Residence Life. The collection includes many photos of resident assistants and their orientation activities.


  • 1980-2004

Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

The content described is copyrighted and presented courtesy of the University of North Carolina Wilmington Randall Library. This material may be used for educational and scholarship purposes provided: a) proper attribution accompanies any use of the content; b) the use, copy, republication, display, and/or distribution is not for commercial purposes; and c) you may not alter, add to, change, modify, or revise the subject content.

Biographical or Historical Information

The Office of Housing and Residence Life administers housing for students who live on campus at UNCW. It is located behind Schwartz Hall, one of the residence halls. From "The Office of Housing and Residence Life at the University of North Carolina Wilmington offers students safe, affordable, and well-maintained residential facilities, complemented by exceptional customer service from highly trained staff. The department fosters inclusive communities for holistic student learning by promoting personal responsibility, offering intentional programming, and providing leadership development opportunities. We value efficient use of resources, technological innovation, sustainable practices, and continuous improvement to better serve our residential community." Accessed 4 November, 2013. Among the office's responsibilities is the employment of resident assistants (RAs). These upperclass students live in the residence halls. They coordinate activities and programs and have other duties for their floor or hall.

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Arrangement Note

Series 1. Newsletters, 1984-2004 Series 2. Subject Files, 1987-2004 Series 3. North Carolina Housing Officers (NCHO), 1993-2000 Series 4. Photographic Images, 1980-2002 Series 5. Oversized, 1980-1997

Custodial History

The materials in this collection were in UNCW Archives prior to processing, having been transferred to UNCW Archives from the offices that created them, at various times until 2004.

Method of Acquisition


Office of Housing and Residence Life records
LuAnn Mims and Adina Riggins
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository