Laundry is free for resident students to use at Daemen. Laundry facilities are located on each floor of each residence hall. In Collegiate Village, laundry units are in the apartment's common space. For students residing at the Homewood Suites, students can either pay for laundry on site, or gain access to a free washer/ dryer on campus. In Campus Manor, laundry facilities are in the basement of the building.
In Canavan, a television with cable access is available in the lounge of each floor. Individual rooms are not equipped with cable access. In the Campus Apartments, Campus Manor, Collegiate Village and Homewood Suites, every individual bedroom is equipped with cable access as well as each living room. Televisions must be provided by the students unless a student is residing at the Homewood Suites.
Roommate requests can be made in your housing preference form, which is administered by the Office of Admissions. All roommates must request one another in order to live together. After your first year at Daemen, you can pick your roommates during the Room Selection process which is held in March.
First, check with Campus Safety to ensure that no one has turned in your keys. Also check with the Housing & Residence Life office. If not found, Housing & Residence life will replace the keys, with a charge of $75 for a room key, $50 for an “electronic intelikey” which is your black key and $15 for a mailbox key. If you loose all three keys, there is a charge of $140.
Campus housing is typically available during portions of the mid-semester period and holidays, if needed. The campus closes completely during the week between the Christmas and New Year holidays and no students are permitted to stay during this time. The only exceptions made are for international students who are unable to travel home at that time. In order to stay on campus, students must complete the online approval form distributed by Residence Life by the assigned deadline.
Students should make themselves aware of hall closing and opening dates for travel planning purposes. Students placed at Collegiate Village may stay through all breaks.
Every resident student is required to have a meal plan. The meal plans include a 10-meal/week, 14-meal/week, and 19-meal/week options. All residents of Canavan Hall must have the 19-meal/week meal plan. More information regarding meal plans & meal hours can be found on the food service website at http://www.daemen.edu/studentlife/foodservice/.
Yes; a shopping shuttle is available on the weekends and special weekdays, at no cost, to take students shopping. Also, Daemen College provides transportation for students who need medical attention, including doctors visits through a partnership with MASH. Shuttle service is also provided for students residing at Collegiate Village or the Homewood Suites. There is not transportation to local bus stations, train stations or airports.
Please check out our transportation website here!
You should call Collegiate Village at 716-833-3700. When calling Collegiate, please clarify you are living at Collegiate through Daemen College.
- A small personal sized refrigerators (2 cubic ft) are permitted per person in Canavan. Larger personal refrigerators (up to 4 cu ft) may be approved if shared by all residents of the room. No micro-fridges or freezers allowed.
- All residence halls are heated. All apartments have central air, but Canavan Hall does not. A box fan is recommended for resident students in Canavan if it was a hot summer.
- Campus is wireless, but the residence halls do have Ethernet ports.
- Fish are the only pets permitted on campus. If any other pet or animal is found on campus, consequences includes housing probation or removal from campus housing.
- To assure the quality of our buildings, please make sure you fill out a room condition report upon arrival with the Resident Assistant.