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Hey there, Oak Residents! Welcome to September! It's hard to believe that it's already been over two weeks since move-in weekend, isn't it? Time flies when you're having fun! As the semester progresses, we encourage you to keep actively working on building a community that you love within your suite, on your floor, and throughout the building! Some fun suggestions to help you connect with other residents: • If you and your suitemates all agree, keep your front door open for a few hours in the afternoon/evening! This is a great way to tell others you're ready to interact and make new friends. • Start a floor GroupMe with your RA's help. Use it to invite floormates out to midnight Taco Bell runs, arrange group outings to campus events, and check in on each other throughout the semester! • Be friendly! When you pass someone new in the hall or elevator, say hello and introduce yourself. Everyone here is new, which means that everyone is in the same boat! There is no such thing as too many new friends! As always, if there's anything that we can do to help out, just let us know! We are here for you! -Team ResLife
Reslife Events Campus Events Community Service Spotlight on Campus Computer Lab Hours Policy Reminder/Mail info Desk Reminders UMSL Apps Important Contact Info Shuttle Schedules Maintenance Request Staff Overview ARDs and RD
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Reslife events Keep your eyes out for info on the Grand Re-Opening of the Peer Mentor Lab!
Community Service Oppurtuinity
Visit the Whole U in the MSC next to the bookstore Come for legos, napping areas, coloring books, and more relaxing things!
Mon-Thurs 10am-6pm Fri 10am-4pm
Spotlight on Campus
Computer and Printing Lab Hours
-Each resident can have a guest for 10 nights per month -Any guest who stays past 1AM is considered an overnight guest -If your guest wishes to stay overnight, you must come down to the front desk together to request an overnight sign-in prior to 1AMthis is NOT done automatically at 1AM.
What's my Where do I get Where do I pick address? my mail? up my packages? Your name One University Blvd Oak Hall [Room #] St. Louis, MO 63121
Mailboxes are located behind the front desk. You have a small key that will unlock the box labled with your room number
When you receive a package, you'll receive an email from ResLife. Packages can be picked up in the Central Office in Provincial C103. Please have your Student ID on hand.
Oak Hall Desk Policies You MUST swipe your ID at the desk every time you enter Oak Hall (day or night!)
You can have 10 overnight guests per month Overnight guest = anyone who stays past 1AM Children under the age of 5 may not spend the night in Oak Hall You must email RD Jenna Kot (firstname.lastname@example.org) to get permission 48+ hours in advance for a guest ages 5-16 to spend the night in Oak Hall You can have 3 day guests signed in at once OR 2 overnight guests signed in at once
Locked out? You can get a 10-minute lockout key from the front desk 24/7
Important Phone Numbers UMSL PD (314) 516-5155 RA on Call (314) 250-7086 Central Housing Office (314) 516-6877 ProHo Takeout (314) 516-7290 ITS (314) 516-6034
12 1. Go to umsl.edu/reslife 2. Click "submit Maintenance Request" in the menu on the left 3. Click the service request image (shown at left) 4. Log in using your UMSL Google account 5. Fill out the short form 6. Track progress on the website
Sport Schedule Sep 7 at 2pm (M & W) vs Missouri Baptist
Sep 14 at 7pm vs Bellarmine Sep 29 at 7pm vs Lewis Sep 30 at 3pm vs Wisconsin Parkside
Sep 8 - 5pm (W) 7:30 (M) vs Southern Indiana Sep 22 - 5pm (W), 7:30 (M) vs. Lewis Sep 24 - 12pm (W), 2:30 (M) vs. Illinois Springfield
13 Come to the RPM Lab next to the C Store on the second floor for help with homework, papers, and more! Soon, the lab will be moving downstairs to the 1st floor. Keep your eyes out for more info! Monday Tues-Thurs Fri-Sat Sunday
8-9am, 3-11pm 8-9am, 2-11pm Closed 2-11pm
MEET THE RESLIFE TEAM Every hall has an RA who is committed to making your experience at UMSL the best possible. Make sure you use your RA as a resource to succeed. Stop by and chat with your RA! His or her open doors hours and email are posted by their room
Resident Director Jenna Kot email@example.com Oak Hall 119
Assistant Resident Directors
Gabi Bahr Madison Bick ARD of Oak ARD of Operations firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Oak Hall 118 Oak Hall 118