Thanksgiving Break 2017 – RESIDENCE HALL BULLETIN

11/01/2017

HOUSING

The residence halls close at 6 pm on Tuesday, November 21 for Thanksgiving Break. Special permission is required to stay past that time or over the break.

Friday, Nov. 17 – Requests due to Residence Director for extended stay past Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 6 pm & Housing needs over the semester break due to academic or special circumstances must be made in writing to housing@ship.edu

Tuesday, Nov. 21 – Residence halls will close for the Thanksgiving Break at 6 pm

Sunday, Nov. 26 – Residence halls re-open at 1 pm

• Student-athlete needs are being coordinated through the coaches and Athletic Department

PREPARING FOR BREAK

PRIOR TO LEAVING FOR BREAK, ALL RESIDENTS MUST:

-Close and lock all room windows and doors

-Leave all window blinds down with slats open

-Unplug all electrical items with the exception of refrigerators and fish tanks

-Turn Thermostats down

-Empty all trash cans

-Routine safety and security inspections of each room will occur after all residents have departed.

2018-19 ON-CAMPUS HOUSING AGREEMENTS

The on-campus housing sign-up process began Monday, October 30

!!! Any returning student that signs up in the first 12 days will not have to pay the housing deposit !!! That's correct, NO DEPOSIT REQUIRED if you sign your housing agreement between October 30 and November 10. Housing agreements are due by Thursday, February 1, 2018, and it is a $200 deposit after November 10.

You do not have to wait until February to select your assignment! You can select your suite residence hall and room assignment shortly after signing the agreement in the Myhousing area of the MyShip Portal.

CURRENT HOUSING AGREEMENTS

All residence hall students are reminded housing agreements are for the entire academic year, fall and spring semesters. Please refer to the housing website at housing.ship.edu and refer to the Housing Agreement page for details.

Any student who is transferring, graduating or not returning must notify their Residence Director. Students who wish to discuss any housing concerns must see their Resident Assistant or Residence Director. Students withdrawing must also appropriately withdraw from residence halls for billing purposes. If the process is not followed through appropriately, students will be responsible for housing fees applied to their accounts.

RESIDENT ASSISTANT APPLICATION

As a reminder, Resident Assistant applications are due Friday, December 15th, 2017 by 4:30 pm. Please submit the application through the webpage: http://www.ship.edu/housing/BEanRA/. Please contact shipRA@ship.edu with any questions in regards to applications, cover letters, and references. Successful applicants will be notified of an interview over winter break.

DINING
See DineOnCampus.com/SHIP for dining hours.