Return to the Fayetteville State University Home Page

Department of Residence Life

FSU HomeResLife

Proud to be
Welcome to the Office of Residence Life



Greetings! It is our pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Residence Life at Fayetteville State University. Living on campus is your opportunity to build long lasting relationships and participate in the total college experience! 

Residence Life aspires to make campus living an extension of your own home that you will find accommodating. We encourage you to take advantage of the many opportunities available to you through Residence Life and on-campus living! 

- The Residence Life Team!

The Department of Residential Life on the campus of Fayetteville State University seeks to create a safe, supportive and inclusive living-learning community that fosters the academic success and personal growth of each resident student through purposeful programs and services that complement the educational experience at Fayetteville State University.  We are committed to designing and maintaining not only a caring environment but also one that encourages responsibility to each and every student as we birth leaders.


The Department of Residence life recognizes that our greatest contribution to your education is involving you in the development and implementation of these services. We expect you as students to engage with university life.  We are committed to the ideals mission statement of our university, and we strive throughout the year to integrate the meaning of this statement into all our community has to offer. We anticipate that each resident who stays on this campus will do the same, thus creating and maintaining a learning-centered community filled with respect for one another, hope for our future,  and of course a little funThe residence halls on the campus of Fayetteville State University are to create an environment in which our students can feel safe and secure.  Moreover, it is an environment that is conducive not only to study but also activities that meet the core requirements as proposed by the university. 


Residential Student Fall '15 Check-in Information

Residence Life welcomes you to the on-campus living community at Fayetteville State University.  As you embark upon this new adventure in your life, the following information will assist you in preparing for move-in day.

New First-Year Students (scheduled by last name)

Saturday, August 15th, 2015

Last Name: A - E:     Check-in Time     8am - 9am

Last Name: F - K:     Check-in Time     9am - 10am

Last Name: L - P:     Check-in Time     10am - 11am

Last Name: Q - Z:    Check-in Time     11am - 12pm

To reduce congestion in the residence halls, the Department of Residence Life is requesting that all parents and students adhere to the noted check-in times.

Returning Students

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

All returning students may start checking into their fall housing assignment beginning Sunday, August 16 between the hours of 8am and 7pm.  Please note that no students will be permitted to check in after 7pm.

Planning to Check-In After 12pm (Noon) on Monday, August 17th?

Returning students planning to check-in after 12pm (Noon) on Monday, August 17th, should contact their Resident Director (formally known as Building Manager), to provide notification of their late arrival.  Failure to notify the department of a late arrival may result in a forfeiture of their fall housing assignment.


Please check out our Guide to Residential Living for more information


The Main Office is located directly across from Lilly Gymnasium in Williams Hall.


*Please check your FSU email regularly for any updated information*







Department of Residence Life

Fayetteville State University

1200 Murchison Rd.

Fayetteville, NC 28301

Office Hours: Monday-Friday   

8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Main Office:910.672.1884

Toll Free: 1.888.539.1616





A Constituent Institution of The University of North Carolina