Principal's Tea in HRC
President Timothy D. Sands and Laura Sands visit East Ambler Johnston to meet with honors students. Former faculty principal Eric Kaufman, at right, hosted the gathering in his family's apartment in the Honors Residential Commons.

The faculty principal is responsible for coordinating educational programs, fostering academic engagement, and enriching the residential college's unique culture. The principal provides the academic vision of the residential college; gets to know residents and their individual interests, and provides guidance throughout students' university careers.

The faculty principal develops and sponsors programs that support the Division of Student Affairs' aspirations for student learning, as well as the goals of the university's strategic plan. The principal also participates in educational and social programs sponsored by students and other staff members.