Themed Communities

Themed Communities

Themed Communities are based on common interests and experiences and let you build relationships with your neighbors by providing specialized programming. They are a great way to build connections and live, study, and socialize with other students who have similar interests.

To join a Themed Community, simply access the "Living Communities" section in the housing application and select your preference from the drop-down menu. 


Welcome Home

Available To: All
Located In: Village I (first year), Village III (upperclass)

Designed for students who move more than 100 miles from home. Welcome Home centers on the unique needs of students from outside the region. 


Transfer Students

Available To: Upperclass
Located In: Village III

This community focuses on helping transfer students connect with each other. It can be difficult to find a social circle on a new campus, but living with other transfer students can make the transition much easier.


24-Hour Quiet Floor

Available To: Upperclass
Located In: Village III

If you prefer to live in a quieter community with minimal distractions, this floor is likely for you. Residents observe quiet hours all day so you can focus on your academics and graduation. 


Rainbow Alliance

Available To: All
Located In: Village I (first year), Village III (upperclass)

This gender-inclusive community welcomes members and allies of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning communities. Residents are committed to open-mindedness, acceptance, activism, and eliminating bias.  


Warrior Spirit

Available To: All
Located In: Village I, Village II, Village III 

Connect with on-campus events and organizations, and find opportunities to grow as a leader in this community. Residents receive programming that centers on general college and life skills. 


Living Community Diagrams by Village

Village I First Year Student Housing

Village II First Year and Upperclass Student Housing

Village III Upperclass Housing


All of these options are located on your housing application. If you are interested in taking advantage of these communities, be sure to indicate your preferred choice in the Living Communities section of the application. 

For more information, please contact Dr. Jessica Bettencourt Wojciechowski, Assistant Director of Residential Education, at jbettencourt@csustan.edu.