Frequently Asked Questions
Incoming freshman housing placements are made by the discretion of the professional staff. Pairings are made based primarily on the survey responses that are indicated on the housing application.
A. It is possible to sign up for a single room; however, single rooms are prioritized for non-first year students. There is a single room surcharge for each semester you live in a single. Single room surcharges vary depending on where the room is located.
A. Residence Life does provide the opportunity for students to have roommates who they have acquaintances with. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that all requests will be honored. However, we will try to accommodate the requests to the best of our ability.
The College does not insure the personal belongings of students in the residence halls. It is highly recommended that you check to see if you are covered by your parents' homeowners insurance or purchase a renter's policy yourself.
The following measurements are approximate: Kaul - 12' 5" x15' 7", Connelly/Heffernan/Mayfield: Room sizes vary widely. Note: Connelly Hall is carpeted. All other residence halls are not; students are welcome to bring carpeting if they so choose.
A. Personal storage is not offered.
Washers and dryers are located in laundry rooms in the residence halls. The machines are coin operated. Quarters can be retrieved from student accounts.
Yes, all students are allowed to have cars on campus. All cars need to be registered with Public Safety.
The residence halls only remain open for those students who are partaking in athletics, those who need to stay for an academic reason, and other extenuating circumstances. If you wish to apply for extended housing, please complete and extended housing form at Rosemont.edu/extended housing. All requests will be reviewed but not guaranteed.
Students are not guaranteed housing for all four years.
Each resident student is given a standard meal plan of 14 meals and $100 flex dollars, which can be used in the Raven’s Nest located in Cardinal Hall off the main dining area. Students may change their meal plan at the beginning of the fall semester to either add or subtract the amount of meals allotted each week.
Yes. All students will be held accountable for the actions that take place in their community. There is a grace period of two weeks for students to notify the Residence Life staff of any information pertaining to the damage to prevent all students from paying.
The only residence hall that is air conditioned is Connelly. If you have a medical need for an air conditioner, contact the Dean of Students office for the process to apply for an air conditioner approval. The College does not supply air conditioners; anyone approved will need to provide their own AC.