» About Residence Life and First Year Experience

Residence Life and First Year Experience is located on the second floor of the Davis Community Center in the residence hall area. We want to get to know you, so please feel free to come by and let us know who you are and how you are doing!

Chapman University
Residence Life & First Year Experience
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866

Phone: (714) 997-6603
Fax: (714) 532-6029
Email: reslife@chapman.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


When the office is closed, you can get in touch with a Residence Life and First Year Experience staff member by going to the office in your area. If you are unable to contact a staff member in your building or area, you can call Public Safety at (714) 997-6763.

Hall Office Phone Numbers

Pralle-Sodaro Hall
(714) 744-7645

Henley Hall
(714) 628-2715

Morlan Hall
(714) 532-6053

Glass Hall
(714) 516-6137

Sandhu Residence Center
(714) 516-6118

(714) 532-6052

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Student Employment & Leadership

Interested in being a Resident Advisor, RHA Officer, Fenestra Community Assistant, Office Assistant and more? Check out our student positions here!

Parents & Families

Residence Life and First Year Experience considers parents and family members to be essential partners in our students’ education. Here is information that will assist you in helping your student navigate their residential experience.

Meet the Staff

Find contact information here and learn more about the RL&FYE professional staff.

Faculty Partnerships

Find out more about how Residence Life & First Year Experience is partnering with faculty members to enhance students' education at Chapman!


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