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Policy STUA-RES-059

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Responsible University Administrator: Vice President for Student Affairs
Responsible Officer: Director of Student Housing Administration
Origination Date: N/A
Current Revision Date: 03/15/13
Next Review Date: 03/15/17
End of Policy Date: N/A
Policy Number: STUA-RES-059
Status: Effective

 

 

ALTERATIONS POLICY



 


Policy Statement


Alterations to Residence Life properties by residents are not allowed. 


Reason for Policy/Purpose


This policy is required for the effective communication of university policy regarding alterations of Residence Life properties.

 


Who Needs to Know This Policy


All students of The University of Southern Mississippi community living in Residence Life housing. 


Website Address for this Policy


usm.edu/institutional-policies/policy-stua-res-059

 


Definitions


 



Policy/Procedures


Residents shall not alter, repair, remodel or paint the premises. Residents shall not make installation of any of the following:

 

  1. additional locks, picture hooks or fixtures
  2. nails, tacks, bolts, screws in the doors or casings
  3. additional electrical wiring

 

  1. outside antennas for radios or television and satellite dishes
  2. decals or transfer pictures
  3. air-conditioning units

 

The resident will be held responsible for any property damage caused by misuse.

 


Review


The Director of Student Housing Administration is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).

 


Forms/Instructions


N/A 

 


Appendices


N/A 

 


Related Information


N/A 

 


History


Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes

03/15/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.

 

 

 

 

 

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