The mission of Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services is to support the academic mission and educational program of the University through the provision of residence hall housing and to provide a clean, attractive, and well-maintained, convenient and safe living environment for students.

Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services is also responsible for dining services, camp and conference housing.

The Office of Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services at Cheyney University plays a unique role in supporting the overall University’s mission by providing efficient and effective services that:

  • Address students’ needs
  • Offer a living-learning environment that encourages academic success, civic engagement, and intellectual development
  • Build community
  • Develop and prepare students as future leaders

We encourage students to become actively involved in campus life. This helps foster a comprehensive understanding of social, multicultural human issues, responsibilities through programming, cultural opportunities that enhance independence and self-governance.

Our office plays a vital role in collaborating with internal and external University partners to foster successful student transitions to the collegiate experience.

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Contact Information

The Office of Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services is located on the 3rd floor of Burleigh Hall.

Ms. Elisabeth Ann Burton
Director, Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services

Mr. Thomas Nixon                                 Associate Director Community Living/Judicial Affairs                         (610) 399-2126

Ms. Dana James
Administrative Assistant

Mr. Derrick Howell
Campus Living Assistant

Ms. Anita Jacobs
Campus Living Assistant

Mr. Curtis Word
Campus Living Assistant

Ms. Laura Ann Sealey                          Project Assistant

Please send all Housing inquiries to

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Closed- Saturday & Sunday

Mailing Address:
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Housing, Auxiliary and Conference Services
PO Box 200
1837 University Circle
Cheyney, PA 19319-0200