Room Check/Inspection

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When all occupants of a room are out of the residence, the door should be locked. The windows should be closed if rain is expected. Lights must be turned off.

Room Inspection/Search

The Administration reserves the right to conduct routine room inspections and also to conduct any announced or unannounced room searches deemed reasonable and necessary by the Dean of Students, Dean of Men, Dean of Women, and/or Residence Hall Supervisors.

Room Check

  • Room cleaning job schedules must be posted next to the door.
  • Room Check is on a Pass/Fail basis.
  • Students who Fail a room check will receive an email notification with the date of the Fail and the offense(s).
  • When a student receives his 5th Room Duty Fail notice, they are fined $5, which will be automatically added to their school bill. An email notification of the fine will be sent to the student and the Dorm Sup.
  • Fines will increase with subsequent Fails (10th Fail fine is $10, 15th Fail is $15, etc.).

Room Check minimum standards for Monday – Friday are as follows:

  • Beds made.
  • Dresser/desk/shelving surfaces organized.
  • Sinks and mirrors cleaned.
  • Carpet clean.
  • Clothing put away.
  • Trash emptied (few items ok).
  • (Girl’s) Curling iron or Straightener turned off.

Room cleanliness expectations ~ The Daily Standard

The expected level of cleanliness for your room at all times except for the higher standard at Room Check time.

  • Laundry put in its proper place (laundry basket or put away).
  • Dresser drawers closed.
  • Clean floor (personal items put away, trash put in its proper place).

White Glove Check

White Glove check will take place on the last Saturday of Spring semester. Fall dorm check will take place individually as students leave for Christmas break. The Dorm Supervisor will give details at that time.