Residential Services

Cable Television

All residence hall rooms are wired for cable TV. Just bring your cable-ready TV to campus, as well as a coaxial cable to connect it to the cable outlet in your room. If you have problems with your cable connection, please send an email to IThelp@MiamiOH.edu or call (513) 529-7900. This service is included with your housing costs.

Laundry Service

Let our dedicated staff do laundry for you once a week! You can sign-up for this service through your MyCard Account, and it will be conveniently billed directly to your student account.  The 2015-16 cost is $359 per semester. This rate may change from year to year. View a PFD document of the Laundry Service Terms & Conditions here.

Benefits of this service include:

  • We will provide you with a laundry bag and lock that can hold up to 20 pounds of laundry
  • You will deliver your laundry bag to the laundry room in your residence hall or apartment and secure it to a cable on a designated day
  • Your laundry will be washed, dried, neatly folded, wrapped in plastic, and returned on your scheduled laundry day
  • Your Hall Manager will inform you of your designated laundry day when you receive your bag and lock upon move-in

ResNet Turbo

In response to the ever-increasing need for more Internet bandwidth, we are happy to offer an optional service called ResNet Turbo. You can sign-up for this service through your MyCard Account, and it will be conveniently billed directly to your student account. The 2015-16 cost is $85 per semester. This rate may change from year to year.

Benefits of this service include:

  • access to higher bandwidth connections for a per-semester fee
  • availability via the wired or wireless network in any residence hall (does not operate in academic buildings)
  • minimum bandwidth of 2.0 Mbps up to an average of 5-10 Mbps (actual service will be determined by the number of ResNet Turbo users connecting at the same time)
  • delivery of streaming video, including HD
  • compatibility with any computer or other device that can authenticate to the MU-WIRELESS network using Miami credentials, currently, devices such as XBOX 360 and Wii cannot be connected to ResNet Turbo

Stuff4MyRoom

Make move-in a little easier! You can conveniently order linens, lamps, carpets and more for your room directly from Miami, and we’ll have them waiting in your room when you arrive to move in. Available items are listed below, and subject to change each year. You can sign up for these items when completing your housing contract.

My Linens Package:

  • 1 Twin XL Reversible Comforter
  • 3 pc Twin XL matching sheet set
  • 6 pc towel set (2 bath, 2 hand, 2 wash)
  • 1 Twin XL quilted mattress pad
  • 1 extra pillow case
  • Thread Count: 200
  • 55% Cotton 45% Polyester
  • Prewashed , Easy Care, Ready to use
  • Full sized sets will be substituted for Upper Class students living in Heritage Commons
  • 2015 price is $159.99 per set
  • Available in Navy/Light Blue Stripe or Red/Black Stripe.
  • Cancellations and changes accepted until August 1

 

Memory Foam Set:

  • 1 Twin XL size Comfy-pedic memory foam
  • 1 Standard Pillow
  • 1 Standard Pillow Case
  • 1 Mattress Cover
  • Full sized sets will be substituted for Upper Class students living in Heritage Commons
  • 2015 price is $114.99
  • Cancellations and changes accepted until August 1

 

Comfy Rug:

  • 100% Premium Soft PET Fiber made in part from Post Consumer Recycled Bottles
  • Features Scotchgard Protector, Stain and Soil Resistant
  • Durable and Fade Resistant
  • 5’x7′
  • Available in black or navy
  • 2015 price is $64.99
  • Cancellations and changes accepted until August 1

 

Desk Lamp:

  • Black desk lamp with painted metal base and shade
  • On/off switch on the base
  • 13 Watt CFL bulb included
  • 5 foot cord
  • Dimensions in inches: Shade: D: 5″ H: 6″ Entire Lamp: 6″ x 5″ x 12″
  • 2015 price is $24.99
  • Cancellations and changes accepted until August 1