Electrical Appliances

In order to provide for student’s safety, various electrical appliances are prohibited from the College’s residence halls, such as:

  • halogen lamps
  • octopus lamps
  • extension cords
  • hot plates
  • heating coils
  • toaster ovens
  • air conditioners
  • microwave ovens
  • space heaters
  • grills (of any kind)
  • sun lamps
  • electric cooking equipment of any kind
  • octopus plugs

Microwaves, toasters and toaster ovens are allowed in the private kitchen areas of Bushnell, Tisdale, and the Pondside 2 Apartments, as well as One Butler Court, Pondside 3 and the Owl’s Nest Suites.

Exterior antennae, satellite dishes and other items are not permitted to be placed outside of windows or attached to window screens.

Refrigerators may be used in student rooms provided they do not exceed four cubic feet. Double rooms are permitted one refrigerator. Individual bedrooms with actual occupancies of three or more students are permitted two refrigerators. Only one refrigerator is permitted in the common area of a suite or apartment.


Entry and Access Policy

Students are not permitted to engage in the following:

  • Unauthorized or inappropriate use or loan of keys, combinations, or access cards to any College-owned or -operated facility
  • Neglectful or intentional misuse or improper storage of any keys, combinations, or access cards to any College-owned or -operated facility
  • Tampering with or damaging any door or lock of a College-owned or -operated facility
  • Entry into any College property or area that is not normally accessible to an individual, including misuse of College issued keys, combinations, or access cards or actual forcible entry
  • Propping of any internal or external door of a College-owned or -operated facility
  • Three or more “lock outs” which require Residential Life staff or Campus Safety assistance
  • Entering or exiting a facility by any means other than a designated entrance or exit, including the use of doors designated for emergency exit only