top of page
Mosaic of WACUHO.png

About Us

The Western Association of College and University Housing Officers (WACUHO) is the professional organization that is dedicated to exceptional collegiate residential experiences by promoting meaningful connections and providing innovative, relevant professional development and services to its members.

Click here to read more about our mission statement.

Upcoming Events


WACE 2024 will take place from April 14-17, 2024 in the vibrant city of Anaheim, California. This is your chance to be a part of a dynamic conference that brings together housing professionals, educators, and industry experts to exchange ideas, explore innovative solutions, and inspire change in the field of collegiate housing.

Our Conference Theme:
"Unlocking the Magic of WACUHO: Building Bridges, Creating Connections" encapsulates the essence of WACUHO's mission and vision into the conference experience. This theme emphasizes the organization's commitment to enhancing professional competencies, providing innovative resources, building meaningful connections, fostering inclusivity and developing future leaders within the context of creating exceptional residential experiences for college and university students. 

Inclusivity Statement

WACUHO embraces the benefits that are derived from the inclusion of diversity in the Association. Members make significant contributions from all areas of higher education and at every level of responsibility. Various perspectives shared by our members, inclusive of ethnicity, age, gender, religious preference, sexual orientation, differing abilities, race, gender expression, socioeconomic status, or spirituality add a dynamic which enriches the membership and mission of the Association. WACUHO encourages all to actively participate in its programs, events and activities. WACUHO welcomes and values all perspectives and empowers all members to feel valued.

For more information on how to submit a bias incident report and for next steps click here

Get Involved

WACUHO is a voluntary organization with multiple ways of getting involved and connected. From joining a committee to following our social media, we constantly will share many opportunities for you to be a part of the WACUHO Family.

Executive Committee Positions
President Elect
Vice President
Member at Large -
North, Central & South
EDI Officer
Comm and Tech Coordinators

WACUHO Committees

WACUHO offers plenty of committees catered to a wide variety of fields & groups within housing and residential life departments.

Visit our Committees Webpage to get more info about our committees and sign up to join any of them!

bottom of page