University Housing and Residence Life

Residence Halls

Mesquite Village West

Mesquite Village West - Home of the Honors College is a co-ed residence hall for all students with first priority to Honor students who have been accepted into the Honors College. The 98,000 square foot building opened Fall 2011 and houses 300 beds in two- and four-bedroom suites. Each suite has a one or two bathrooms depending on the design and a living room with a kitchenette.

Virtual 360 Tour of Mesquite Village West


  • Barbecue and Picnic area
  • Exterior card access system
  • Ice machine
  • Intramural teams
  • Great Room with a TV
  • Planned social, recreational and educational activities
  • Professional staff members
  • Resident/Community Advisor staff
  • Smoke-free building
  • Student leadership opportunities
  • Vending machines
  • Coin-operated laundry rooms
  • Full-size kitchen


Free tutoring is offered to all on campus residents at various residence halls.


Living and Learning Communities

Learning Communities.


Halls: Mesquite Village West


The Honors LLC is for students who are interested in being a part of Honors College or for those who want insight on ways to excel in the classroom.  Students are housed in Lucio Hall.