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Why a Random Roommate Policy Builds a More Inclusive University

Meeting your new roommate on move-in day might be a bit daunting, but what effect does a random roommate policy have on students over the course of the year? Dr. Sarah Gaither of Duke’s Psychology & Neuroscience department explains the benefits of randomly assigned roommates revealed in her research.

One of a series of Extra Credit videos, where Duke faculty answer questions about life's curiosities.