DHFS Administration

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DHFS Supervisors in front of Littlefield Residence Hall in 2015

The Division of Housing and Food Service (DHFS) is in the Division of Student Affairs and is responsible for all on-campus residence facilities and the University Apartments. The Division operates its own residence life, food service, business, custodial, maintenance and information systems departments, is self-supporting (without State or University funds) and employs approximately 1,000 full and part-time staff.


To create transformative living and learning environments where students feel safe, involved and inspired to change the world.


The Division of Housing and Food Service cultivates inclusive learning communities that foster student engagement, growth and success.

Core Values

A caring community, all of us students, helping one another grow

Expanding knowledge and human understanding

To seek the truth and express it

The will to excel with integrity and the spirit that nothing is impossible

Individual Opportunity
Many options, diverse people and ideas, one university

To serve as a catalyst for positive change in Texas and beyond