Tierra Fields

Tierra Fields

Residence Hall Coordinator

(302) 831-3528

My Responsibilities

I supervise a team of 15 Resident Assistants and together we work to create welcoming communities, encourage academic success, and connect students to involvement opportunities within the residence halls and throughout campus. I advise the Redding-Gilbert-Smyth Complex Community Council, and facilitate on-going training for student leaders. I also assist students with any concerns they may have regarding their experience in the residence halls, as well as academic and personal concerns. Additionally, I work on departmental initiatives that support the strategic plan, with an emphasis on service and leadership.

Where I Can Help

  • Student Engagement/Involvement Opportunities
  • Leadership Development
  • Service Opportunities
  • Transitioning to College
  • Roommate Conflict/Mediation

Educational Background

  • B.S., Political Science, Towson University
  • B.S., Criminal Justice, Towson University
  • M.Ed., College Student Affairs, Rutgers University

Arrival to UD


Previous Positions Held

  • Graduate Intern for the Office of Service Learning, Rutgers University
  • Academic Coach in the Learning Centers, Rutgers University
  • Hall Director for the Office of Residence Life, Rutgers University

  • Points of Pride

    • Implementation of the NET Challenges program within First Year residential communities
    • Program Coordinator and Advisor for Residence Life and Housing Alternative Break experience

    My Favorite Quote/Motto/Personal Philosophy

    "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life" - Confucious