Office of Residence Life and Housing

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About Residence Life

Welcome to residence life at UTM! As you embark on your academic journey, we're here to provide support and guide you through the exciting process of discovering yourself while thriving in a close-knit community.

At UTM, we believe that your residential experience is an invaluable part of your education. Our dedicated staff is committed to cultivating an environment that nurtures social inclusiveness, fosters responsibility and accountability, encourages self-governance, promotes academic achievement, stimulates community development, and facilitates personal fulfillment.

We encourage you to actively engage in your community and make positive contributions. You will have an opportunity to embrace the diversity that defines the UTM community and gain a deep appreciation for the differences that can make us stronger. Take the initiative to introduce yourself to your neighbors and forge connections with your Resident Assistant (RA). Our RAs are specially trained resources, poised to support your success and address any questions or concerns you may have.

Remember, much of the transformative learning experience at UTM unfolds outside of the classroom, with residence life playing a pivotal role. We sincerely hope that your time spent on campus will be an immensely rewarding and memorable aspect of your UTM journey.


Ryan Martin

Assistant Director for Residence Life

Contact Us

The Office of Housing employs dedicated professional, support, and student staff members who are responsible for the daily operations of our facilities and the services provided to our residents.

Office Hours

Our offices are located in Clement Hall, with our central office located in Room 269.

By Phone

(731) 881-7730

By E-Mail 

Work Order Request

Submitting Routine Repair Requests: If you have any items in your room or apartment that require repair, please utilize our convenient online work order request form.

Submitting Emergency Repair Requests: If you have an overflowing toilet, burst water pipe, experience burning smells or other emergency issues, please contact your front desk immediately or call Public Safety at 731-881-7777.

Hall Offices

All Hall Desks are open from 8 am to 12 am, seven days a week during the academic year, and they are located in the lobbies of Ellington, Browning, and Cooper Halls.

By U.S. Postal Mail

Office of Housing
269 Clement Hall
210 Hurt Street
Martin, TN 38238

By Fax

(731) 881-7753

Office of Residence Life and Housing
269 Clement Hall
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238