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 Facilities & Furnishings 



What do you have in your room?

Each student room is provided with extra long twin beds, mattresses, desks and chairs, drawer space and wardrobes or closets.

All room furniture in the residence hall room is the responsibility of the student occupying the room. Room furniture assigned to the room may not be removed, stored or traded. Damage or removal of university furniture from your room is a violation of university policy and may result in disciplinary action and a possible criminal complaint.

Lobby and lounge furniture is provided for all students in the residence hall. This furniture may NOT be removed or relocated to student rooms. Removal of lobby or lounge furniture is considered theft of University property and will result in disciplinary action and a possible criminal complaint.

The limited amount of space in the residence hall does not allow for
storage of personal items or room furniture. Large appliances as large refrigerators (over 4 cubic feet), microwaves (over 800 watts/8 amps), cooking appliances (except those with automatic shutoff- i.e. hot pots/ coffee makers), ceiling fans, air conditioners and weight equipment are not permitted in the rooms! If you are uncertain about an item, please contact the Office of Residence Life.


Phones are not provided in the rooms, however if you wish to sign up, please contact ResNet to set up an account

Television Cable

Television cable service is provided to individual student rooms by ResNet through a digital signal.  Televisions older than 2007 will not work. High defintion is not available. Students are responsible for bringing television cable to hook up their television to the cable jack. This service includes access to the channels, which can be found here. To report an issue with cable, please contact ResNet. Look here for the Channel Guide.

Air Conditioning

All Residential Suite and Traditional Halls have air conditioning units in students' rooms.


Microwaves may be used in student rooms as long as they do not exceed 750 watts. Refrigerators may not exceed 4.6 cubic feet. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided in buildings A, B, D, E, F and Watson Hall.  

Room Safe

Room Safes area available for rent during the academic year. Safe requests received by July 30 will allow time for the room safe to be installed in your room by check-in. Requests received after August 1 may take up to two weeks for installation.


Elevator occupancy is limited to six people at a time. Individuals violating this policy and causing damage to an elevator may be required to pay for repair costs. Elevators are located in the Residential Suites and now also in the Traditional Halls.


Games, athletic equipment, billiards, ping-pong, VCR's & DVD players, vacuum cleaners, and recreational equipment may be checked out at the front desk with your SRU ID. Equipment is purchased by that Residence Hall House Council and is intended for use within the building by residents only within the building.