#BeWise - The Be Wise Campaign

The BE Wise campaign strives to generate awareness of alcohol poisoning, how to avoid it, its signs, and how to respond to it.


STOP Bias is an educational campaign dedicated to preventing acts of bias on the SU campus.

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Register Your Guest

Subject to prior discussion with, and the express approval of all roommates, a student may host an overnight guest. In the interests of the rights of roommates other residents, there are limits to the duration and frequency of such visits. Further the resident host is responsible for the behavior of their guest. Please read the Office of Residence Life Guest Policy thoroughly before registering your guest.

Register Your Guest Here

Noise Complaint Process


South Campus Apartment Noise Complaint Process

Experiencing issues with noise on South Campus?
Residence Director,  Jasen Herrera wants to assist you.
Call him with information regarding your concern at 315-443-3893 #1.
He will respond to your concern within 24 business hours.
For immediate assistance, please call the Department of Public Safety at 315-443-2224.



Know the Residential Policies

The Office of Residence's Lifes Residential Policices reflect the rights and responsibilities of all Syracuse University SUNY-ESF residential students. Violation of these policies will result in meeting with the Residence Life staff and/or the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities and may result in an educational and/or disciplinary sanction.

CLICK HERE to view these policies.

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The South Campus Office of Residence Life is located in 206 Goldstein Student Center on South Campus. We are available to assist South Campus residents from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Stop by and see us to assist you with any South Campus questions or concerns, such as upcoming events, apartment concerns, roommate mediation, and general student assistance.

Phone: 315-443-3893

Fax: 315-443-1789



Social Media:


Twitter: @SU_South

Catherine Kellman

Catherine Kellman
Assistant Director of Residence Life


Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Higher Education Administration, West Virginia University

Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education and History, Bloomfield College

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Involvement: Chair- Apartment Ad-Hoc, Assessment  & Strategic Planning Committee, Syracuse University Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner Committee

Catherine has worked at Syracuse University since 2012. She has a passion for  social justice and student wellness. She is very involved in local and national Housing and Residence Life organizations. In her spare time, Catherine likes to cook, read , write and is a big sports fan.Go Orange !!  

Jasen Herrera

Jasen Herrera
Residence Director

Jasen works with our Chinook, Lambreth, Small, and Winding Ridge apartments.


Masters of Business Administration in Management, Western Michigan University

Bachelor in Business Administration in Advertising and Promotion, Western Michigan University

Hometown: Hazel Park, MI

Involvement: Co-Advise S.C.O.P.E, RA Selection Committee, Facilities and Operations Ad-Hoc

Jasen is entering his second year as a Resident Director.  He is eager to bring his positivity, his motivation to help non-traditional students and his love of running to a new community and city. In his spare time, Jasen enjoys running, video games and food.

Robert Pugh

Robert Pugh
Assistant Residence Director

Robert works with our Chinook, Lambreth, Small, Winding Ridge Apartments.


Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Finance, Western Kentucky University

Hometown: Memphis,  TN

Involvement: Co-Advise S.C.O.P.E, Leadership Committee

Robert has worked at Syracuse University since 2015. As a verteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Robert understands and appreciates the importance of pride and teamwork. He hopes with his expereinces and positve attitude to become a resource, mentor, and anyhting else that students may need to help develop them and becoem successful during their time here at the university. In his free time, Robert enjoys chess, reading books, movies, and outdoor sports.

Steve Shaw

Steve Shaw
Residence Director

Steve oversees the Slocum Heights, Farm Arce apartments and Skyhalls Complex.


Master of Science in Student Affairs in Higher Education, Miami University

Bachelor of Arts in Digital Filmmaking, Ramapo College

Hometown: Hamilton, New Jersey

Involvement: Residential Education Committee

Steve began working for Syrcause University in the Summer of 2016. Steve is a avid music lover, who enjoys playing multiple instruments and going out to shows. Steve can also be found attending collegiate athletic events or participating in intramural sports.

Aqiyla Moody

Aqiyla Moody
Assistant Residence Director

Aqiyla works with our Skyhalls Complex.


Bachelor of Science in Communication and Rhetorical Studies and African American Studies, Syracuse University

Hometown: Paterson, NJ

Involvement: RA Selection Committee

Aqiyla is a alumna of Syracuse Universit, and she enjoy watching TV and movies. She also likes to spending time with her family, friends, and dancing. Dancing is a passion of hers and she has been dancing for over 12 years.

Melinda Secor

Melinda Secor
Administravive Specialist

Hometown: Cicero, New York

Involvement: Apartment Ad-Hoc

Melinda has been an employee of Syracuse University for the last 20 years. She enjoys fun with family, good films and books, good friends, and her cat.