A Place to Call Home
Seton Hill is a welcoming campus, a Catholic university that embraces all faiths and cultures. This is a close community, distinguished by warm greetings, friendly smiles and a genuine respect for one another. This is a campus where it's easy to be yourself. This is a home where it's easy to belong.
All full-time undergraduate students are required to live in the residence halls for six semesters (not counting summer or January terms) or until the achieve senior status unless granted permission by the Office of Residence Life. Permission will be granted if the student provides evidence and qualifies for one or more of the following conditions:
- The student is 24 years of age or older.
- The student served and/or is discharged from the Armed Forces
- The student is living with parent(s), legal guardian(s), or close family member(s) and commuting to school. The parent(s), legal guardian(s), or close family member(s) must live within a 50-mile radius of campus.
- The student is married and/or has one or more dependent children whom he/she supports and who lives with him/her.
This policy became effective beginning with the students entering Seton Hill University for Fall 2016.