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Top Reasons to Live on Campus

The News Magazine of HCU

Top Reasons to Live on Campus

5) No commute

The average one-way commute time for Houstonians is 27.3 minutes. No drive means more time for study and University involvement. (HomeArea data)

4) Comfortable living

Thanks to modern dorms and renovations to existing dormitory spaces, living on campus has never been nicer.

3) Close to it all

On-campus students don’t miss campus happenings or important traditions, and have easy access to resources such as the Academic Success Center.

2) Community

Living on campus means student organizations, spiritual life activities, study groups, sports, intramurals, and more are in your backyard!

1) Better academic performance

Students who live on campus have a higher average GPA and are more likely to graduate on time. (American Council on Education and HBU data)