Residence Life--The Dan Little Residence Hall

Dan Little Residence Hall has more than 62,000 feet of living space for students and faculty families. The Great Hall located on the ground floor has the capacity to seat 500 people and serves as the dining room and study area for students. The basement provides a space for relaxation with billiard and game tables, as well as serves as a storm shelter. An addition to residence hall was completed in 2011, providing 48 new dorm rooms and four additional faculty apartments.  The Dan Little Residence Hall can accommodate 300 students in the four towers.

The residence hall is also the location for many student activities, including a Halloween party, after-prom activities, social etiquette training and other special events. See the Student Life Brochure for more details.

Meet the Director of Residence Life

Jonathan Triplett joined OSSM in August as Director of Residence Life. As such, he manages all aspects of the residence hall operations, including staffing, student relations and other related activities.   

Mr. Triplett came to OSSM after founding and serving as executive director of First Class Individuals, a non-profit organization that specializes in life skills development and motivational speaking. His experience also includes serving as the assistant boys’ basketball coach at Stillwater High School in Stillwater, Okla. and director of residence life at the University of Guam in Mangilao, Guam, for three years.

In Oklahoma, he also worked as director of student activities at the University of Tulsa. At Oklahoma City University (OCU), he served as assistant dean of students and director of residence life for 10 years. 

To reach Mr. Triplett, email Jonathan.Triplett@ossm.edu or call 405.522.1909.