Frequently Asked Questions About Housing
What is supplied in the dorm room?
Each dorm room can house two students. Each student is provided a twin extra long bed, closet or wardrobe, small dresser and desk area. Utilities are provided, including cable TV, local phone service, LAN line (apartments), and wireless access (dorms). Phones are not provided.
What do I need to bring for my dorm room?
Twin XL bedding, toiletries, school supplies, rugs (for room and bathroom), shower curtain, trash cans, outlet strips, cleaning supplies, linens (sheets/towels), toilet paper. Coordinate with your roommate for more expensive items like a television, minifridge, microwave, etc.
Can I paint or decorate my room?
No paint, wallpaper, border, etc. may be changed or added. If you wish to hang items on the walls, you may use push pins, straight pins or tiny nails.
What stores are nearby?
Within just a short distance from campus, there are lots of stores available, including: Big Lots, Dollar General, Winn Dixie, Publix, Wal-Mart, Target, Home Depot as well as several department stores. You can easily purchase many items for your room after you arrive.
How can my parents find me in an emergency?
The dorm supervisors and the Dean of Students office are both good sources for information regarding residential students.
- Dean of Students office: 334-386-7184
- Davis Dorm (freshman guys)- Annette Stauch - 334-386-7330
- Baldwin Dorm (sophomore/junior guys) - Peggy Oliver - 334-386-7605
- Burton Dorm (sophomore/junior guys) - Gwen Chapman - 334-386-7464
- Margaret Harris Dorm (underclassmen girls) - Carolyn Blount - 334-399-4761
- Faulkner's Main Number is 334-272-5820 or 1-800-879-9816.
How old do I have to be to live in the apartments?
The apartments are for seniors or students 21 years or older.
How are the apartments set up?
Each apartment has four bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Each resident has a private bedroom with an individual lock. A closet (appx. 4 ft), built in desk, dresser, and full bed are supplied in every bedroom. The common area includes a furnished living room, kitchen and laundry area.
For any questions regarding this policy, you may contact the Residence Life Manager, Cathy Register, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 334-386-7181.