26 Years

What is CoRE?

CoRE is the oldest living/learning community at Binghamton University. Together, we are a tight-knit group of students with an interest in computers, robotics, and engineering.

About Us

CoRE is a special interest housing community located in Dickinson Community at Binghamton University. We are a collection of students that share common interests in Computers, Robotics, and Engineering (CoRE!). Together we create an awesome and diverse student body with majors ranging from English and Geology to Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering. Together we work as a group to promote technological awareness both in ourselves and in our community.

You may be asking yourself, why live on CoRE? Well, for starters, you get to live with people that are just like you! We all like the same things and share commons interests, we can guarantee you will be making friends right away. Our residential floor is the most social and tight-knit floor on campus, hands down. When we get visitors from other floors, they are shocked to see how social and friendly our floor really is.

So if you like computers, robotics, or engineering and you also like making friends and being a part of events that help out your community, CoRE is the place for you. Living on CoRE will take your experiences at Binghamton University to a whole new level both academically and socially. So please, take some time and check out our awesome traditions and events, read a little about our history, or learn about joining CoRE and check out an application.

Why live on CoRE?


Regardless of major, if you are interested in computers, robotics, or engineering, then CoRE is the community for you!


You'll often find our residents hanging out in the CoRE Lounge, a social lounge where our members chat, play video games, play board games, or do homework together!


For underclassmen, the upperclassmen are always open to questions and advice. They've been in your shoes before and are a great resource for advice or even just to chat! For upperclassmen, being on CoRE is a great opportunity to strengthen leadership and communication skills!


Our community is extremely social and friendly! We guarantee you'll make life-long friends on CoRE!


CoRE members have access to an exclusive office space, the CoREtex, that contains a hardware lab, various computers, projectors, and other equipment to use for any projects or entertainment!


CoRE offers plenty of resources to aid our interests in computers, robotic, and engineering. Besides advice from upperclassmen, our alumni connections span over 25+ years and are spread throughout the country! Our strong alumni connections offer a great opportunity for job/internship offers, wisdom, and friendship!