Residents will receive communications via email from Residence Life and via postings on the entrances of residence halls if and when a phase change occurs.**All policies are subject to change at the discretion of the university.**

Phase A

Only residents of a hallway are permitted in that space (i.e.Sparrowk 2nd floor east).*

Residents from other halls, commuters, and non-Eastern students are not permitted inside residence halls.

Residents should only access and utilize their assigned space (room or suite) and community bathroom.

Phase B

Residential students may visit each other within the same residence hall.*

Residents from other halls, commuters, and non-Eastern students are not permitted in residence halls.

Student rooms may not exceed one visitor per person assigned to the room at a given time. Roommates should discuss expectations for visitors.

Phase C

Residential students may visit residential students in other residence halls.

Commuters and non-Eastern students are not permitted in residence halls.

Student rooms may not exceed one visitor per person assigned to the room at a given time.

Roommates should discuss expectations for visitors.

Phase D

Eastern students may visit each other in residence halls.

Non-Eastern students are not permitted in residence halls.

Student rooms may not exceed two visitors per person assigned to the room at a given time. Roommates should discuss expectations for visitors.

Phase E (beginning phase for Fall 2022)

Eastern students may visit each other in residence halls.

Non-Eastern students are permitted in residence halls. 

Student rooms may not exceed two visitors per person assigned to the room at a given time.

Students are permitted to host overnight guests and must follow the overnight guest policy. Roommates should discuss expectations for visitors.

General Visitation Hours

General Visitation Hours
Sun., Mon., Tues., Thur: 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Wed: No Visitation Hours
Fri., Sat: 1:00 pm – 1:00 am

Recommended Consequences for Violations: 

  • 1st offense: Verbal warning and $25 fine
  • 2nd offense: Written warning and $50 fine
  • 3rd offense: Final warning and $100 fine
  • 4th offense: Dismissal from residence halls for a period of one (1) academic semester.