Our Purpose

Our Purpose…

Partners in our students’ journey to create a home at Wake Forest University.

Moving Forward…

We will seamlessly integrate learning and development into each resident’s experience and foster invested communities at Wake Forest University.


The framing with which we will approach our core purpose for the next several years.

  • Residential Experience

    Reimagine a robust residential model to enrich belonging and academic engagement.

  • Collaboration

    Strategically advance collaboration within RL&H and among the Wake Forest community to advance goals.

  • Equity

    Create equitable systems, spaces, and programs for students and staff.

  • Strategy & Innovation

    Proactively focus on innovative approaches that position RL&H to support organizational and institutional goals.

  • Staff Experience

    Invest in and cultivate a staff experience where student employees and staff are valued and can flourish.

Our Commitment to R.I.D.E.