• Public Safety Officers will take each residents’ temperature once per day to monitor safety for all students in the residence hall.
    • If a student has not entered or exited the building by 5:00 pm, then the Resident Assistant on duty will be asked to check the residence and ask the student to go to Public Safety for a daily temperature check. 
  • Room assignments will remain as double occupancy with the exception of approved medical single rooms. Incoming students can apply to live in St. Josaphat Residence Hall here.
  • The Residence Hall deposit will remain the same at $200 per student. Submit your deposit here. If a student requests a desktop computer in their room, they will be required to pay an additional $100 deposit.
  • The computer lab in St. Josaphat Hall will remain closed until further notice. Computers will be assigned to each room as requested by students. Students will be able to access computers and printers/copiers in the Basileaid Library.
  • Residents will be required to reserve a move-in time slot and have a maximum of two move-in helpers. Masks and gloves must be worn at all times during the move-in process, along with following all social and physical distancing guidelines. 
  • All visitation will be suspended until further notice. No outside guests will be allowed in the residence hall. 
  • All residents are required to wear masks in all public spaces (hallways, stairwells, restrooms, etc.).
  • The Residence Hall Student Lounge will remain closed until further notice. 
  • Residents will be able to use the kitchens, however, students are not to share cooking utensils and must provide their own supplies. 
  • Residents will have access to the laundry facilities, with “occupied” signs so students can be informed that only one resident may wash during a given period of time to ensure social distancing.
  • Residents will be granted an additional 60-days to turn in updated physicals. Most recent physicals must be submitted with vaccinations (residents, VT, dental).
  • Resident Assistants will be permitted to host passive programs that include individually wrapped foods and where safety guidelines are being followed. 
  • Residence hall bathrooms will be cleaned regularly using EPA-registered disinfectants, at least twice per day (e.g., in the morning and evening or after times of heavy use).
    • Bathrooms will be continuously stocked with soap and automated hand dryers. Hand sanitizer are also made available on each floor.
    • Trash cans will be emptied regularly.
    • Residents will be instructed that sinks could be an infection source and should avoid placing toothbrushes directly on counter surfaces. Totes should also be used for personal items to limit contact with other surfaces in the bathroom.
  • If a resident is tested positive for COVID-19, that resident will be required to return to their permanent resident until they can provide a negative test result. No refunds will be given for this time period. 
  • If a resident is tested positive for COVID-19, then the entire residence floor must be quarantined (as per Health Department guidance).