Important Note: Only students who are financially authorized will receive roommate information and allowed to move in. If you are not authorized, you will not be eligible to receive a room assignment, roommate information or  move in.

Authorized means the housing deposit has been paid and all payments have been covered.

 

New Resident Move In Date

Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

The day will consist of turning in paperwork, a required orientation, room check, move in and a dinner for residents. Please arrive at 6:45 p.m. to ensure we can begin on time.

 

Housing Contract

Please submit your housing contract electronically by completing the page in this link. https://ranken.edu/housing-contract/

 

Move In Guide

The attached Move In Guide has ALL information needed to make your move in go smoothly.
Please share this guide with your parents.

 

Required Paperwork

 

Medical History Form and Immunizations

These forms are attached in the email and once completed the forms can be sent via fax to 314-371-0241 or via email in PDF form to reslife@ranken.edu. You can also mail paperwork to Residential Life, 4400 Page Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63113.

All immunizations are due no later than Monday, February 6, 2023. There is a $20.00 fine if the immunizations are not completed by the deadline. If the immunizations are not completed by Friday, March 11, 2022  the fine will increase to $40.00 and the resident will be required to move out of Walker Hall until the immunizations have been completed and turned in to Residential Life.  

 

Proof of Health Insurance

Please send proof of health insurance via fax to 314-371-0241 or via email to reslife@ranken.edu. This is a requirement to live in Walker Hall.

If you do not have Health Insurance, please utilize the Gateway to Better Health Program https://stlgbh.com/

Resident Medical Requirements

Medical History Form

The form is attached in the email and once completed the form can be sent via fax to 314-371-0241 or via email to reslife@ranken.edu. You can also mail paperwork to Ranken Residential Life, 4400 Page Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63113.

 

Vaccination Verification 

Residential Life is requiring proof of COVID Vaccination. You MUST bring your COVID Vaccination Card on Move In Day. Residents will NOT be eligible to move in without proof of vaccination.

 

Health Insurance

Please send proof of health insurance via fax to 314-371-0241 or via email to reslife@ranken.edu.

Move In Guides

This guide provides ALL the information essential to your move in day! 

WINTER BREAK

 

WALKER HALL IS CLOSED TO ALL RESIDENTS

Walker Hall closes at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, December 15, 2022 reopens at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 10, 2023

 

COMPLETE ALL TASKS TO PASS INSPECTIONS

  • Close all windows and pull-down window shades.
  • Turn off ALL lights.
  • All carpet must be vacuumed. All tile floors must be swept and mopped.
  • All surfaces must be wiped down. (Desks, counters, dressers, etc.
  • Remove all trash. (Any trash left will result in a failed inspection)
  • Make sure all areas inside your dorm are clean, including bedrooms, bathrooms, living rooms and kitchens. (Areas should be SPOTLESS)
  • Apartments with refrigerators must be empty and clean. This means the freezer and refrigerator. Turn off ice makers. DO NOT unplug apartment refrigerators.
  • Personal refrigerators must be empty and unplugged and leave the door open. Place towels around the bottom to soak any water caused by defrosting. Please do this the day before break.
  • Seal and store all non-refrigerated food items.
  • All dishes, pots, pans and silverware must be cleaned and stored in cabinets.
  • Unplug all personal electronics, small kitchen appliances and electronic devices.

 

TURN IN KEYS TO RESIDENTIAL LIFE STAFF.

Keys can be picked up from 12pm-7pm on 1/10/23.

These inspections will be VERY detailed. This means every room is expected to be a very high standard of clean. Any common areas such as a shared bathroom, kitchens and living rooms will be inspected on the basis of all who share the area. This means everyone can fail an inspection if the shared areas are not cleaned, a failed inspection has a $50.00 charge which will be added to your student account.

Work Order for Room Repairs: Residents can request room repairs for items such as lights, HVAC issues, towel racks, etc. Click the link to complete the form. Work Order Form for Room Repair

Residential Life Handbook: Residential Life policies, procedures and requirements for Walker Residence Hall. Residential Life Handbook

LaTrina A. Rogers, M.S. Ed

Director of Residential Life

Myrtle and Earl Walker Residence Hall

T (314) 286-4824

F (314) 371-0241

larogers@ranken.edu

If you would like to start ordering food for the weekends. Your order must be emailed to @Fresh Ideas by Tuesday. Your order will be available for pick up on Friday before 1:00 p.m.

 

Remember, it is your responsibility to follow the order guide, submit your order on time and  and pick up your order.

 

You can locate the order guide on the Walker Hall bulletin boards, the Residential Life page of InsideRanken and you can speak to the Ranken Dining Director, Lexi Mitchum in the Dining Hall.