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Residence Life

Residence Life aims to develop a residential community that supports and enhances the academic mission of St. John's University and promotes safe, clean and comfortable living environments conducive to learning.

Room and Board

As you explore the many benefits of life and learning at St. John’s University, take a look at the advantages of living in University housing in our ultramodern residence facilities: cable-ready with Wi-Fi Internet access and plenty of space, our residence halls offer you the total college experience—varied activities, new friends, and the convenience of being close to class, the library, University support services, and campus recreational facilities.

Our Campuses

Office Locations

QueensStaten Island

Donovan Hall, Room C-16
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Summer Fridays: Closed
718-990-2417
[email protected]

35 Arlo Road Apt 1A
Staten Island, New York 10301

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Summer Fridays: Closed

718-390-4080
[email protected]

Contact Information

QueensStaten Island

Residence Life Administrators

Eric Finkelstein
Sr. Director of Residence Life & Orientation
[email protected]
718-990-2417

Michelle McCullers
Associate Director of Residence Life
[email protected]
718-990-2417

Jason Bartlett
Associate Director of Student and Residence Life
[email protected]
718-990-2417

Krystyna Zappel
Support Staff
[email protected]
718-990-2417

Residence Hall Administrators

Takisha Pierre
Residence Director, Donovan Hall
718-990-5581
[email protected]

Ashley Stewart
Residence Director, DaSilva Hall
718-990-2657
[email protected]

Aleen Wilkinson
Residence Director, Century Hall
718-990-2417
[email protected]

Aida C. Cruz
Residence Director, Hollis Hall 
718-990-5511
[email protected]

Danielle-Hope Cabral
Residence Director, Founders Village, Carey, and O’Connor Halls
718-990-2707
[email protected]

Beverly Dines
Residence Director, Henley Road Complex
718-523-7146
[email protected]

Graduate Assistants

Andy Sanchez
Graduate Assistant, St. Vincent Hall
718-990-2408

Kyle Alvarez
Graduate Assistant, DePaul Houses
718-990-2417

Residence Life Administrators

Jason Bartlett
Assistant Director for Student and Residence Life
[email protected]
718-390-4080

Graduate Assistants

TBA
718-390-4080