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Residential & Housing Services (R&HS) is charged with the development and implementation of orientation and transitional programs for students and their families at the University of California, Berkeley. We also create residential communities that facilitate personal development and intellectual growth, which aligns well with Divisional and Institutional missions. This mission provides the framework from which goals are set and implemented. more>

New Organizational Structure
Residential & Housing Services (R&HS) has recently restructured to support a more integrated approach to managing services and programs for residential students. This new structure includes Residential Programs, Cal Housing, Custodial Services, Family Housing, Incentive Awards Program and Assessment and Operations. In this new structure our name has changed from Office of Student Development (OSD) to Residential and Housing Services (R&HS).

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R&HS Mission, Vision,
   & Values
R&HS History
R&HS Contact & Directory
R&HS Org Chart (.pdf)
Theme Programs


Student Leadership Opportunities (volunteer/paid)
Residence Hall Assembly









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