Office of Residence Life

Southern Vermont College

Out of the classroom learning

Southern Vermont College’s Residence Life program encourages all students to develop independence, responsibility, accountability, and leadership experiences in conjunction with their classroom experiences.

Residence Halls

Residence Life Staff

Residence Directors:

Southern Vermont College employs two full-time Residence Directors, one for each residential area on campus:

A-E: Allison Davis, M.Ed.; allison@svc.edu

Hunter Hall: Nicholas Carpio, M.S.; ncarpio@svc.edu


Resident Assistants:

Resident Assistants are returning students who live in the halls and are available as a resource to students living on campus. They organize social and educational programs, and work with the RDs to ensure the halls are a safe and healthy place for students to live. There are currently eleven RAs employed by the Office of Residence Life.

New Student Housing

Step #1: After paying your admissions deposit, you need to read the 2016-2017 Resident Student Contract in its entirety. After reading the form, print off the third page and complete it.

Step #2: Complete the 2016-2017 Room Preference form, recording your assignment preference, room type preference, roommate preference and other general information about yourself.

Step #3: Send in both of your forms by July 11th! You can mail or fax them to:

Office of Residence Life
Southern Vermont College
982 Mansion Drive
Bennington, VT 05201-6002

Fax: 802-447-4083

Step #4: Feel free to email allison@svc.edu with any questions!


All resident students are required to purchase a meal plan through the college.