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Residence Hall Services

Cable Television

Cable Television

All residence halls are equipped with a premium cable package. Students must provide their own coaxial cable. A list of provided cable channels can be found below.

Picture of all the cable channels available with the current residence hall cable package.

Fire Safety Equipment and Insurance

For residents' safety, each residence hall is equipped with heat and/or smoke detectors, fire alarm pull stations and fire extinguishers. Please remember tapestries or paper products may never be hung over lights.

Students are strongly encouraged to possess personal property insurance for their belongings. Your family's insurance agent can inform you whether personal items are covered under your family's current homeowner's policy.

Furniture

Every room is equipped with a bed, mattress, dresser, desk, desk chair, and closet or wardrobe for each occupant. Each living area is equipped with an overhead lighting fixture. Students generally prefer additional lighting; however, halogen lamps are not permitted. Furniture provided in student rooms must remain in the room. Students are responsible for any furniture that is missing or damaged at the time of check-out and will be charged accordingly.

Internet Access

Concord University provides direct fiber optic Internet access to all residence halls. Wireless internet access is provided throughout the buildings. Personal wireless routers are strictly prohibited. Two portholes, one for each occupant, exist in each residence hall room for hard wiring. Students must provide their own Ethernet cable. 

Kitchen
Each residence hall is equipped with at least one kitchen containing a full size sink, stove, refrigerator, microwave, and fire suppression system. The kitchen areas are open to students 24 hours. Each residence hall main desk has some kitchen supplies available if students do not have their own. These items consists of pots, pans, and a variety of utensils. All items must be cleaned by the borrower before being returned to the residence hall front desk.  Students are required to clean up after themselves when using the kitchen area.
Laundry

Each residence hall contains multiple laundry facilities. The laundry machines are owned and serviced by a private vendor. Our newly installed machines are both coin and credit/debit card operated. Quarters can be obtained at the North Tower Lobby 24 hours per day and Wilson Hall Main Desk from 5:30 pm to 12:00 am. There is a $5.00 limit on change provided in the residence halls.

Main Desk Services
Each residence hall has items that can be borrowed by resident students by signing out the item at the front desk of their residence hall. Some commodities routinely available are:
  • vacuum cleaner/brooms
  • pool and ping pong equipment
  • pots and pans
Main desk locations operate at various times throughout day and evening hours; however, all residence hall Main Desk are always open between 5:30 p.m. and midnight, daily.
Main desk telephone numbers are:
  • North Towers – 5132
  • South Towers – 5133
  • Wilson Hall – 5136
Pest Control and Prevention Services

Believing that prevention is the most important aspect of pest control, Concord University has shaped a proactive plan to combat unwanted pests. Each residence hall room is treated by a professional exterminator on a regular basis. Preventative pest control measures coupled with good housekeeping, by both professional staff and resident students, is essential to minimizing problems associated with unwanted pests.

Study Lounges

In accordance with Concord's commitment to excellence in education, study lounges are maintained in each residence hall. Many study areas are equipped with direct fiber optic Internet access suitable for lap top computer use.

Typical Rooms and Their Dimensions
The dimensions listed below are approximate for all residence halls. Please note that rooms in North and South Towers are already carpeted. The "inner window" measurements are the inner dimensions needed, for example, with mini blinds. The "outer window" measurements include the total height and width of a window (including any wooden frame). Plastic spring loaded rods, rather than metal rods, are strongly recommended for window coverings placed inside the window frame. The floor area is the square portion of a given room's floor. This does not include the floor space which may exist in front of the room door and between fixed closets.

 
 
 
 
 
 
North and South Towers
Inner Window: N/A
Outer Window: 72”h x 42.5”w
Floor Area: 12’ x 14’11’’
Bed Size: 6’7’ x 2’11”
Wilson Hall
Inner Window: 49.5”h x 68.5”w
Outer Window: 52”h x 70”w
Floor Area: 15’10” x 9’
Bed Size: 6’6’ x 3’

 
Vending and Ice Machines

Each residence hall has vending machines which supply food and beverages for student convenience. The vending apparatuses are owned and serviced by local private vendors. In addition, each residence hall contains its own ice making machine.

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Link to residence hall linens and supplies vender