Most Students Living in University Housing

College dorms often serve as the backdrop for pizza and movie nights, study marathons and budding friendships, making them great places to meet new people when students are far from home. Living in university housing can help students transition from living under their parents' roof to living on their own. The colleges and universities on this list had the highest percentage of students living in university housing for the 2012-2013 academic year.

School Students who live in college-owned, operated or affiliated housing
Westfield State University

Westfield, MA

54%
Eastern Connecticut State University

Willimantic, CT

53%
California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

53%
Hampton University

Hampton, VA

53%
Plymouth State University

Plymouth, NH

53%
Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, NY

53%
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

Piscataway, NJ

53%
Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, CA

53%
Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, TX

53%
Alcorn State University

Alcorn State, MS

52%

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