☐ Pay housing down payment of $250 by June 12 to hold a
student’s residence hall assignment. The remainder of the fall
charges will be billed Aug. 1 and is due Aug. 30. A one percent
finance charge will be added to the unpaid balance each billing
cycle. Call 217-581-3715 for more information.
☐ Mail a copy of your immunization records (Child Health
Certificate) and medical history forms to:
HUMAN SERVICES CENTER
600 LINCOLN AVENUE
CHARLESTON, IL 61920-3099
Call 217-581-3013 for more information.
☐ Plan ahead when it comes to your on-campus room. Check out
the list of things you should and should not bring to campus
Contact roommate(s) to find out what they plan on bringing
to prevent “doubling up” on items like televisions, refrigerators,
gaming consoles etc.
Your roommate's email address, mailing address and phone
number are included in your room assignment letter.
☐ Purchase personal property or renter’s insurance. EIU and
University Housing & Dining Services assume no responsibility
for theft or damage to personal property, or loss of money,
valuables, or personal effects of any student or guest.
☐ It is recommended that you purchase a computer that meets
the specifications outlined at its.eiu.edu/students.php. You
will also need a 10’ Category-6 Cable (CAT-6) to connect to
the Ethernet ports in your room. Cables will be available for
purchase at the University Court Office and residence hall or
Greek Court front desks once you have arrived on campus.
Residents of University Apartments are asked to purchase
cables at the Lawson Hall front desk.
Wireless Internet access is available building-wide in Andrews,
Douglas, Ford, Lawson, Lincoln, McKinney, Stevenson, Taylor,
Thomas and Weller Halls, as well as Greek Court chapter
rooms, and the first floor public areas in Carman and Pemberton