Residence Life

  •  What's New in Res Life?

    • Pitt Bradford is home to 1,000 residents in the Fall & 900 in the Spring
    • For new students this Fall, you should have received an email on where to go to fill out your Housing application. If you have not received your email, please email Dr. Binder (
    • For this upcoming academic year only we're offering a limited number of triple rooms in Fes for new students.  Three students occupy one bedroom with their own bathroom.  The cost is $300 below the cost for a townhouse double, making it the most affordable Housing on campus.  If you're interested in this option send Dr. Binder an email (
    • We have 120 students in Summer Housing (which is free!).  Look for a weekly RA program & cookout (free food!)
    • The 7th annual Don't Throw It Out campaign brought in 120 boxes of clothes & appliances to the needy of Bradford
    • Thanks to the 343 students who filled out the annual Res Life satisfaction survey.  We'll use the information to continuously improve our Housing.
    • To help you this Fall, here's a list of What We Provide & What You Can't Bring 
    • Check out our Housing & Meal Rates. We offer high-quality housing with some of the lowest rates in PA
    • We're excited about our newest Residence Hall for Fall '18 (this is our 5th new Res Hall in 12 years)
    • Need something repaired? Email Dr. Binder ( or text him at 803-566-9051
    • For the latest updates, like our Facebook page

    Resident Advisors

    To help you ease into college life, we employ specially trained students as Resident Advisors. These RAs, who are upper-class students, assist students with their transition to college, welcome back returning students, provide educational programming, and are a "point-of-contact" for any issues. Your RA lives in your section and has all the supplies you will need for your apartment (trash bags, light bulbs, toilet paper, vacuum, etc.).

    For your safety, here are the Alcohol Limits (for those 21 or older) per person:

    • 12 pack of beer, or
    • 750 ml of alcohol, or
    • 750 of wine
    • Empty containers count in the above 

    We also provide:
    • Residence Hall Linens Program You can purchase linens that fit our (36X80) beds and other supplies.
    • USA Today, The New York Times and TheBradford Era newspapers through the Newspaper Readership Program to help you stay informed.
    • RESNET - the university's computer network including wireless in all halls
    • Travel & transportation information to help you get around locally and make your trips home more easy
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    Residence Life Staff