Student Housing Portal & Room Selection Access
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Submit a Work Order
Use the non-technology button if you're having issues with plumbing, need a repair, or if you need to have some maintenance performed. The PDF contains instructions for submitting a request.
Use the technology button if you're having issues with cable television or internet related problems. Just fill out the form and submit your order.
Residence Life Handbook
The Residence Life staff is dedicated and committed to providing you with a safe, clean living environment and developing an informed, responsible community. For questions not answered here, please contact your Resident Assistant or Resident Director; or visit, call, or email the Department of Residence Life in the Homer Butler Commons.
UIS Department of Residence Life fosters an inclusive community environment strongly supportive of academic and personal growth among students through progressive, collaborative and intentional experiences. Residence Life strives to provide diverse and inclusive traditions which enhance the development of the whole student, support a safe living-learning environment, and deliver excellent customer service.
To be considered a premier residential program and innovative Residence Life team in the collegiate housing field, which challenges students to successfully lead, live, learn, and work in supportive, collaborative, and diverse learning communities.