December 2013

Residence Halls Close: Winter Break

All residence halls will close at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 13, 2013. If you are involved with graduation, your Hall Director must give approval for you to stay until 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2013.  

Before leaving for break, please do the following:

  1. Sign up for a check out time with a Resident Adviser. Schedules will be posted near all RA doors or the hall office.
  2. Lock windows; lower roller shades or blinds.
  3. Unplug electrical appliances, including aquariums, computers and refrigerators (clean refrigerator & leave door open to prevent mildew). Take your fish home!
  4. Turn heat on to lowest setting.
  5. Remove trash and recycling to the proper location. You may be fined for any trash left in your room, suites, hallways, baths, kitchens or other public areas.
  6. Remove holiday decorations.
  7. Remove personal items from community bathrooms to facilitate cleaning by the housekeeping staff. PLEASE NOTE: private bathrooms (those not accessible from hallway) will not be cleaned by housekeeping staff. Personal shower curtains, unless taken home, will be removed by Housekeeping.
  8. Move your bike into your room over the break period.
  9. Meet with Resident Adviser at the scheduled time and inspect your room together.
  10. Turn off room lights and lock room and suite doors.

No one will be permitted to remain in or enter their residence hall from 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 13 until 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 12. 

Don't Forget:

  • Prescription medicines
  • Plane or other travel tickets
  • Passports/identification
  • Gifts
  • Glasses/contacts
  • House keys, car keys, luggage keys
  • Wallets, purses
  • Skis, golf clubs, band uniform, etc.

All residence halls will reopen at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 12. 


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