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Personalize Your Room

Your room is your home away from home. Personalize your room and living experience with vendor products and services.


MyFridgeRental offers a MicroFridge combination that includes a refrigerator, freezer, and microwave all in one unit. Using a one-plug system, this unit does not monopolize your outlets and provides plenty of storage space for your snacks and drinks. The unit is placed directly into your room and is ready to be plugged in upon your arrival. Microwaves cannot be used in residence hall rooms unless purchased through this vendor. Individual refrigerators are also available.

MyFridgeRental (301-758-7967)

Bed Lofts

Bed lofts provide approximately four to five feet of additional space under your bed, which allows for extra storage or a nook for your desk. Please note that students placed into temporary triples for the fall semester should not rent a loft, as one will be provided. This service is unavailable for Centennial Hall, Nebraska Hall, and the Berkshire Apartments. Students cannot bring or build their own loft. You may reserve your loft for the next academic year through your AU Housing Portal. Reservations will open after 3 p.m. on July 10, 2017.

AU Housing & Residence Life (202-885-3370)

Student Advantage

Student Advantage provides a discount number and logo that are placed on your student ID card and can be used to save up to 50 percent at hundreds of locations. The savings can also be applied to online shopping. Retailers include Linens-n-Things, AMC Theatres, Urban Outfitters, Domino's Pizza, Armani Exchange, Amtrak, and

Student Advantage (1-877.2JOINSA)

Laundry Alert

Laundry Alert allows students to check online if washers and dryers are available in specific laundry rooms, use their student ID to activate and pay for wash and dry cycles, and receive electronic notification that the wash and dry cycles are complete. Laundry facilities are located in each residence hall and paying for laundry is as simple as using EagleBucks.

Laundry Alert

USA Today Newspaper Readership Program

The USA Today Newspaper Readership Program provides the newspapers daily to all residence halls on campus for free. Newspaper stands are located in your residence hall lobby.

USA Today Collegiate Readership Program