Johnson & Wales University: Charlotte - Residence Hall Move In List
WHAT NOT BRING - -Using or attempting to use university property in a manner inconsistent with its designated purpose, including but not limited to painting, furniture modification, possession of university owned items in your personal room not originally placed in your room, illegally obtained signs, tampering with locks/keys, electrical, plumbing, and fire safety equipment.
-Subleasing or renting out of rooms/suites/apartments for any duration and in any matter or manner, including but not limited to personal contact, newspaper ads and/or website(s) such as Airbnb, Craigslist, Homeaway, vrbo.com, etc.
-Throwing items or shining lasers/laser pointers out of windows
-Hanging, attaching, or posting items on your windows/doors facing outward and/or throughout the building without university approval
-Activities, incidents, and items that can or do result in damage (nails, wall decals, permanent-affixing items, horseplay, etc.)
-Excessive noise that emanates beyond the room that does or can disturb others.
-Items that may affect the safety or security of the residence hall and those residing in or near it
-All items and behaviors prohibited under the JWU Student Code of Conduct are prohibited in the residence halls as well, including but not limited to Alcohol and Drugs. Refer to the university’s Drug and Alcohol Policy for more information
-Firearms, explosives, weapons, and ammunition (including replicas and realistic toys) such as airsoft/BB guns, knives with a blade over 3 inches (excluding university-issued culinary knife kits), brass knuckles, tasers, fireworks/ firecrackers. Refer to the university's Firearms Policy for more information..
-Flammable liquids, chemicals of any kind, combustible decorations, explosive materials, and other similar materials, except for sealed containers not exceeding one-ounce capacity. Fire/open flame materials or unapproved high-heat producing devices, including, but not limited to, candles, lanterns, incense, incense burners, halogen lights/ lamps, lava lamps, camping stoves, fireworks, firecrackers, hookahs, neon signs, rope lights, charcoal grills and sunlamps.
-Wall/ceiling tapestries, flags, or other wall or ceiling coverings.
-Mopeds, motorcycles, scooters and other similar vehicles including internal combustion or battery engines and/or gasoline-powered toys or mini bikes are prohibited. Bicycles may not be kept in hallways, stairwells, or public areas inside the residence halls.
-Personal furniture (unless medically necessary and approved by the Center for Academic Support).
-Large power tools, air conditioners, portable washing machines (dish or clothes), open-coil appliances, heaters, cooking equipment is not allowed in residence halls without kitchens; including but not limited to: immersion heaters/coils, pottery water-warmers, ovens, hot plates, fryers, grills (including George Forman grills), toaster ovens/toasters, hot pots, fry pans, stoves and exposed burners (including popcorn poppers without self-contained heating units), griddles, crock pots, dehydrators, outside grills. For questions about specific items, please contact Residential Life for a determination.
-Additional microwaves or refrigerators
-Coffeemakers and popcorn makers that have automatic shut off and concealed heating elements are allowed.
-Live or artificial plants larger than 2 feet in height (holiday décor included)
-Oversized radios or speakers.
-Unlawfully obtained street, traffic and construction signs.
-Antennas or wires extending outside room windows.
-Satellite devices (i.e., Direct TV).
-All electronic items brought into the residence halls must be UL listed/certified.
-Items that may affect the safety or security of the residence hall.
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