staff could lead to additional sanctions including a possible move from the room. Housing and Residence Life reserves the right to make administrative moves at any time. Refer to Changing Rooms and/or Halls on page 18. SMOKE-FREE COMMUNITIES All CWU residence halls are vape-free and smoke-free. In accordance with state law, vaping and smoking is prohibited within 25 feet of all university buildings. SUBSTANCE-FREE COMMUNITY Beck, Davies, Hitchcock, Meisner, Quigley, Sparks, Al-Monty, Carmody, Wilson, and Barto are designated as communities free of alcohol presence or use. Residents will also take responsibility for their guests and will not allow guests in violation of this policy to enter the residence hall. Alcohol paraphernalia and containers (even empty) are not permitted in substance-free communities. TRANSFER DAY Room Transfer Requests can be submitted through your MyHousing page on Transfer Day, the third Thursday of each quarter. If the transfer is approved, students must move the day they are notified and will be given check-in and check-out instructions. If space is unavailable on Transfer Day, the Room Transfer Requests converts to the waitlist that will be consulted if spaces open throughout the quarter. Waitlists expire at the beginning of each quarter. Room changes will not be available the first three weeks of the quarter or after Transfer Day without approval from the Residence Hall Coordinator. LIVING-LEARNING ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES LIVING LEARNING COMMUNITIES (LLC) AVIATION Wendell Hill Hall, Building B Students involved with this LLC must be accepted into the Aviation Program. Students have attended events including visiting the Museum of Flight, FAA review study sessions, and community service projects at the local airport. EDUCATION Kamola Students anticipating a career in education will be enrolled in a common University 101 class which will help students transition into the education program. Education LLC residents participate in teacher-led discussions, teacher education preparation sessions, and volunteer in local schools. BUSINESS Sue Lombard This LLC gives you a unique opportunity to become engaged with excellent professional development activities, interact with Business faculty and participate in wonderful student club activities before you’ve been formally accepted into the College. MUSIC Meisner Students with a declared or anticipated major/minor in music or who have an interest in music enrichment are eligible. Events have included visiting the Spokane Symphony, attending the musical Rent in Seattle, taking special lessons in Taiko (Japanese drumming), and participating in vocal performances on campus. ROTC Kamola The ROTC LLC provides CWU students, interested in military service, the opportunity to become acquainted with others involved in CWU’s ROTC programs. The LLC will facilitate contact with ROTC student leaders, ROTC faculty and staff, and military professionals.
EXPANSION PROGRAM (STEP) The STEP LLC seeks to involve all students who have an appreciation for and an interest in science, technology, engineering, and/or mathematics (STEM) related disciplines. Students who wish to participate in the STEP LLC must be accepted into and participate in the STEP program. WILLIAM O. DOUGLAS Barto HONORS COLLEGE Students admitted into the William O. Douglas Honors College are eligible to live in this LLC. The DHC LLC will promote a spirit of discovery and open exchange of ideas in all disciplines to foster leadership, civic engagement, critical inquiry through undergraduate research, and academic rigor to encourage curiosity and innovation in the next generation of citizen scholars. INTERNATIONAL HOUSE Kennedy International House (I-House) is designed for students interested in becoming more involved with world issues and participating in activities surrounding our global society. FIRE SAFETY EXPECTATIONS Before a fire occurs, you should prepare by knowing the location and route of your escape via the closest exit. No items or persons should block or obstruct doorways or hallways. Fire exit paths should be clear at all times. If a fire occurs, please follow the fire safety procedures outlined below: • Keep your head low and move quickly to the nearest exit. Crawl, if you can, so you do not breathe smoke. • Touch the door before opening it. Before touching the door handle, cover your hand for protection. Intense heat, deadly smoke, or gas may be on the other side. If the door is not hot, cautiously open it a few inches to check for heat, smoke, or flames on the other side. Keep your head out of the way while first opening the door and be ready to slam it shut if any heat or smoke rushes in. • Do not waste time getting dressed, looking for keys, or gathering valuables. Leave the building immediately and stay out. • Call the fire department (911) from a safe telephone and report the location of the fire. Stay on the telephone until instructed to hang up. • Alert other occupants of the building and the residence hall staff. RESIDENCE HALL POLICIES AND EXPECTATIONS Residence hall policies exist to help create an environment that is conducive to your needs for safety, studying, socializing, and sleeping. We want to ensure that your residence hall experience promotes your success at Central. These policies are reflective and supportive of the Student Conduct Code and their procedures that When students leave property in the residence hall room or apartment, Housing and Residence Life staff will remove the property at a charge to the student. Additionally, a storage fee of $10 per day may be charged to the student for a maximum of sixty days. If the property is not claimed at the end of sixty days, it is considered abandoned property and the university disposes of this property. can be found starting on page 20. ABANDONED PROPERTY
Made with FlippingBook - Online magazine maker