NSU Residential Living Guide 2020-2021

NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY 7 housing program. This office performs many functions including: maintaining all records for student housing, reporting all maintenance problems to Physical Plant; organizing social, educational, and cultural programs, educational discipline, crisis intervention, and coordinating the development of community for residential students. The main office for Residential Life and Housing in the Commons is open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The security desks in the Commons, Leo Goodwin Sr. Hall, Mako Hall, Rolling Hills Building A and Building C are staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When the office is closed, there are Resident Assistants (RAs) on duty Monday through Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. the next morning, and on the weekends from Friday 6:00 p.m. to Monday 8:30 a.m. Contact numbers for the RAs on duty are posted around the building and are also available from your RA. The Office of Residential Life and Housing observes most major holidays and other special holidays as designated by Nova Southeastern University. On these dates, the Office of Residential Life and Housing will be closed during normal business hours. There will be no mail delivery on these dates. The RAs on duty or Public Safety should be contacted in the event of an emergency or problem. Residence Life Staff Our Housing and Residence Life staff has been carefully selected and trained to help you transition to living on campus. Please do not hesitate to contact your community staff members for assistance. Area Coordinators (AC) Our ACs supervise the student staff to help put our residence life programs into action. ACs have master’s degrees and live in your community. Assistant Area Coordinators (AAC) AACs are NSU graduate students who live in your community. They help our ACs with community development. Resident Assistants (RA) RAs live in your community, answering your questions and helping you with day-to-day life, as well as planning fun and educational events. RAs also help enforce policies and university regulations. Residential Life and Housing Overview The main location of the Office of Residential Life and Housing is located on the first floor of the Commons. In addition to this location, the Office of Residential Life and Housing has offices located in Leo Goodwin Sr. Hall, Mako Hall and Rolling Hills for safety and security measures. All offices are staffed by full-time and part-time employees. It is through this office that the entire Residential Life and Housing is given direction and support to effectively operate our residential life and