About Us: Housing and Residence Life

The Housing and Residence Life office is physically located in the Fairmount Commons building at 2221 N. Hillside St, Wichita, KS 67219. The main office is open 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday. Housing and Residence Life operates two unique residence hall communities - Fairmount Towers and Shocker Hall. Each hall has an information desk- Shocker Hall's desk is open 24 hours and Fairmount Towers' desk is open 7am to 11pm during the summer and 6am to midnight during the academic year.

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Our Mission Statement

Housing and Residence Life is committed to providing a positive student experience by creating a safe and inclusive community and promotes academic success.

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  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Collaboration
  • Inclusion
  • Engagement

WSU Non-Discrimination Policy

Wichita State University and Housing and Residence Life do not discriminate in their programs and activities on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, status as a veteran, genetic information or disability.

HRL Annual Report

Housing and Residence Life is proud of the work we do to give students the best housing experience possible. To learn more about the work accomplished during the 2105-16 Academic Year, please view our Annual Report.

Our Amazing Staff

Have Questions? Please Contact Us!

Housing and Residence Life - Main Office Map (316) 978-3693 Email
Fairmount Towers Information Desk Map (316) 978-3320 Email
Shocker Hall Reception Desk Map (316) 978-3386 Email


Mailing Address:

Housing and Residence Life
1845 Fairmount Box 141
Wichita, KS 67260-0141

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