Student Housing Committee

 

Female students sitting in a dorm room

Purpose:

This committee is to come to a resolution by May 2018 regarding whether to pursue student housing for University of Wisconsin-Rock County. 

Committee Members

  • Southwest Region UW Colleges Director of Communications Shawna Connor
  • Campus Administrator and Regional Associate Dean for Student Affairs Kristin Fillhouer - Committee Chair
  • Area business owner and Rock County Supervisor Kara Hawes
  • TRIO Director Julie Janiak
  • Professor of Chemistry Dr. Kim Kostka
  • Professor of Geography/Geology Dr. Bob McCallister
  • School District of Janesville International Education Program Director C. Kevin Miller
  • Student Life & Events Coordinator Janine Peterson
  • Rock County Board of Supervisors Russ Podzilni, District 22
  • Senior Academic Advisor Stacy Randall 
  • Southwest Region UW Colleges Facilities Director Brian Zobel
  • UW-Rock County student: Vice President of UW-Rock County Student Government Association Tristan Duelge

You may contact the members of the UW-Rock County Student Housing Committee at RCKHousingComm@uwc.edu.  All emails received at this address will be presented to the committee during monthly meetings and responses issued as appropriate.  

Committee Meeting Schedule

  • August 8, 2017 – UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • September 15, 2017 - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • October 20, 2017, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • November 17, 2017, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • January 19, 2018, 2-3:30 p.m. - Committee tours student housing development at UW-Fond du Lac
  • February 16, 2018, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • March 16, 2018, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • April 20, 2018, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
  • May 18, 2018, 2-3:30 p.m. - UW-Rock County Dean’s Conference Room, Hyatt Smith Hall
     

Committee Agendas

Committee Meeting Minutes

Student survey

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, UW-Rock County released a housing survey to current students via campus email accounts.  This survey remained open to all students for a two-week period and was promoted via email, web and social media. 

Review the student survey here

Results of these student surveys can be found here

 

Notice of Community Input Opportunities

It is the intention of this committee to host a second Community Input Forum in April 2018 - following receipt and dissemination of student survey results.  The community will be notified of a finalized date and time via this web page, email, traditional media and social media.  If you have any questions, please contact the committee via email at RCKHousingComm@uwc.edu