Residence Life and Housing
The mission of Office of Residence Life is to provide inclusive communities that engage students in exceptional living and learning experiences within a welcoming, safe, clean, and well-maintained environments that foster a sense of belonging and that encourage and support the academic and personal success of residential students.
Residence Life at St. Francis College will be a premier residential inclusive living and learning community where students will be actively engaged in their learning experience. We will provide programs that are directed at enhancing students’ ability to connect with others, explore their personal identify, and develop a deeper understanding of their impact within our community and the world. Consistent with our Franciscan Values, our students will be civically engaged and sensitive to their impact in the larger community.
Living With St. Francis College
Your home away from home is a place where you can study, socialize and just be yourself 24/7. Living in a residence hall is a great way to meet people from New York City and beyond. Off-campus housing is located at 55 Clark Street, about a five minute walk to the College. All single, double, and triple rooms are fully furnished with private bathrooms, high-speed internet, flat screen TV and a refrigerator. Brand new communal kitchens, lounges, a pool table, public computers, Wi-fi and state-of the-art fitness center make a great living environment for all.
Brooklyn Heights — Your Extended Campus
The residence hall is located in the heart of Brooklyn HeightsNamed as one of America's most beautiful neighborhoods by Travel + Leisure magazine. You can explore a vibrant and safe area that includes shopping and a selection of distinct restaurants. A short walk to the Brooklyn Promenade offers spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline. Down along the waterfront, Brooklyn Bridge Park offers a variety of events including: free movies, athletic events, and a walking or running path along the piers overlooking the East River. If you like sports and concerts, venues like the Barclays Center, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and the Prospect Park Bandshell are just a short subway ride away or go one stop into Manhattan for limitless social and cultural opportunities.