Residence Halls

Residence Halls

A core aspect of your student experience will be influenced by our community at CIU. In each of our seven residence halls, a resident assistant is stationed on every floor to provide information, oversight and activities to help integrate students into life together and foster deep relationships and spiritual growth.

Dorm Room Essentials Provided by CIU

  • Mini refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Bookshelf
  • Wardrobe
  • Dresser/stacker
  • Sink and mirror in room
  • Wi-Fi
  • Free laundry facilities
  • Hall vacuum/broom
  • Facilities secured by key cards only issued to residents


  • Free parking close to Residence Halls
  • 24/7 access to computer labs
  • Study lounge space in every building
  • 24/7 security

Room Dimensions: 14 ft. x 14.5 ft.
Window Dimensions: 4 ft. x 6 ft

To help you prepare for living in the residence halls, check out our packing list.

Dorm Photos
Residence Hall Interior
Residence Hall Interior
Residence Hall Interior
Residence Hall Interior
Residence Hall Interior
Residence Hall Interior

The House Collective

The House Collectives

The House Collective is designed to bring our community together with Houses, each representing a unique virtue. Though the Houses are associated with Residence Halls, The House Collective invites all CIU students (undergraduate, graduate, on-campus and online) to join and participate in the year-long competition.

  • Founders Hall — Dignitas
  • Petty Hall — Fidelitas
  • Memorial Hall — Justitia
  • Cassels Hall — Sapientia
  • Walker Hall — Veritas
  • East Hall — Virtus

Alpha Week

House Throwdown

House Collective Draft