Office of Residence Life Newsletter


November 2017


RA Application Process- NOW LIVE!

Resident Assistant Applications for the 2018-2019 academic year are now live! Please see the links below for more detailed information.

RA Selection Process Overview

RA Application

Important Dates and Deadlines:

Mandatory Info Session: Tuesday, December 5th | 8:00pm-9:30pm | AMU Ballrooms

RA Application Due: Tuesday, January 17th, 2018

Individual Interview Dates: Thursday, January 25th or Friday, January 26th, 2018

Group Process Date: Friday, February 2nd, 2018


Marquette's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Igniting Hope, Marquette’s Annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony is almost here! Please join the Residence Hall Association on Monday, December 4th at 5:00 PM in Westowne Square as we light the tree. Reception following with snacks and holiday-themed crafts and entertainment!


University Apartment Selection Process

The formal University Apartments Selection Process ended on November 6th. Space remains in a limited number of units. Interested students can complete the application here. Offers will be made on a rolling basis contingent on availability. Eligibility is limited to students who are two years removed from high school or 21 years of age as of the start of the Fall 2018 term. Questions can be directed to


Save a Life- Donate Blood!

The Office of Residence Life works with the Blood Center of Wisconsin to coordinate in-hall blood drives every year. One donation has the potential to go to three recipients- please stop by to donate at the locations below!

Straz Tower

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017: 1:30-6:30 PM in first floor MPR

Sign up here!

Humphrey Hall

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017: 2:30-6:30 PM in game lounge

Sign up here!


Residence Hall Break Reminders

All residence halls except HUMPHREY HALL and MASHUDA HALL will be closed for Winter Break (December 16 – January 14). The halls close at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 16th and re-open at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 14th. Only those students who are permanent residents of HUMPHREY HALL and MASHUDA HALL may stay in the building over break.

All halls will remain open during Thanksgiving break.


Marquette University
Office of Residence Life
Carpenter Tower, 203

Phone 414-288-7208

Visit the Office of Residence Life Web site for more news and information for students living in the residence halls.