Student Affairs

Residence Life

Move-In Guide


Decorating Your Room

Coordinate with your roommate(s) while decorating your room to reflect your energy and style. Many rooms have bulletin boards or tack strips. Use mounting putty to hang things on the walls.

Nails and construction on walls are prohibited.

You are not permitted to paint, install carpeting (area rugs are allowed), hang wallpaper, apply contact paper or decals, hang items from ceiling pipes or fire-safety equipment, or alter University furniture.

Practices And Items Not Permitted In Residence Halls:

If you have questions about a specific item and whether or not it is permitted in university housing, contact your Residence Hall Coordinator, the Office of Residence Life, or refer to the Living & Learning Guide on provided in your MyHousing portal.