The University of St. Thomas

Center for Catholic Studies | Habiger Institute

Faculty Recommendation for Housing

Faculty Recommendation for Housing

Faculty Recommendation


Please sign the authorization and give this form to your advisor or faculty member who knows you well. 


I hereby authorize ________________________________________________ to complete this form. 


Under the provision of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, I waive my right of access to this recommendation and understand that the information provided will be used only for the purpose for which it was prepared.

                              Yes                        No


                 Student’s Signature                                                                          Date


Faculty Member:
The student named above is applying to live in a Catholic Studies house for men or women. Please evaluate this student’s potential for adjusting to the challenges and responsibilities of living in an intentional faith community built upon a daily pattern of life. How long and in what capacity have you known the applicant?

Please evaluate the applicant:  

                                         Unable to Evaluate      Low      Acceptable      Very Good      Excellent

Sense of Responsibility     

Academic Performance      


Respect for others     

Likes to be challenged      


If you were a resident director of the Catholic Studies men’s house, would you want this student in that house?

_____ Recommend without reservation    

_____ Recommend with reservation    

_____ Not recommended


Recommendation based:

_____Primarily on records 

_____On some personal contact 

_____From secondary sources 

_____On significant personal contact

Additional Comments:




Position and Department:___________________________________________________________





Please return this form by February 29, 2014 to:
Ms. Laura Stierman
Center for Catholic Studies - Mail 55S

Thank you.