Residence Hall Services

CABLE TELEVISION AND COMMUNITY TELEVISION SETS
There is a community TV available in the multipurpose (MPR) room or lobby of each Housing Area. Residents may bring their personal TVs to campus.  Access to the local cable TV is provided in each suite.  This service provides basic cable TV channels. Running cable wiring from the cable outlet to other outlets is prohibited. Outside antennas, cable splicing, satellite dishes or adding additional televisions to the central service are not permitted. Any alteration or tampering with cable equipment or connections is prohibited and will result in disciplinary action in accordance with the FAU Student Code of Conduct, Regulation 4.007. Residents experiencing trouble with cable service should contact their Area Office. Common area telephones are also provided in the hallways or floor lounges of residence halls and inside of the entrances to the University Village and Innovation Village Apartments.

TV LISTING AND RES LIFE CINEMA

COMPUTER CONNECTIONS
Free, high-speed access is provided in your residence hall or apartment suite. Besides wireless internet in all the halls and apartments each bedroom has its own wired network connection. Any current computer with a network or WiFi card will be able to get online. More information on how to connect to Wireless @ FAU can be found at www.fau.edu/oit/wireless.

COMPUTER LABS
In addition to campus labs, resident-access computer labs are available in Algonquin, Indian River Towers, Heritage Park Towers, Glades Park Towers, Parliament Hall, University Village Apartments & Innovation Village South Apartments. 

LAUNDRY SERVICE
Each building offers free laundry services for residents. For repairs on laundry machines, please contact the front desk in your area office. There are community laundry rooms for all housing facilities other than Innovation Village Apartments. IVA residents are provided laundry machines in their suites.

MAIL
A University Housing student mailbox is assigned for your use. The Student Mailboxes are located in the lobby of each Area Office. Algonquin Hall, Heritage Park Towers, Glades Park Towers and Indian River Towers residents will pick up packages at the Heritage Park Towers Mail Center. Innovation Village Apartments North & South residents will pick up packages at the Innovation Village Apartments South Mail Center. University Village Apartments and Parliament residents will collect packages at Parliament Hall Mail center. Mail is delivered Monday - Friday during business hours and Saturday from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM with the exception of University holidays and various times for administrative purposes (these times will be posted in the mail room area).

It is an expectation that each resident check their University Housing mailbox daily for University Housing and general University correspondence. Failure to include your box number in your mailing address will result in mail being late or RETURNED TO SENDER because of INSUFFICIENT ADDRESS. Mailing addresses for each community are as follows:

Algonquin Hall Residents:
Your Name (Resident) Mailbox #: _ _ _ H
1800 Brevard Court
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6497

Glades Park Tower Hall Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ G
921 Indian River Street
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6497

Heritage Park Towers Hall Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ H
1800 Brevard Court
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6497

Indian River Towers Hall Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ I
815 Indian River Street
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6497

Parliament Hall Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _P
1700 St. Lucie Ave South
Boca Raton, FL 33431-6487

Innovation Village Apartments North Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ V
980 North University Drive
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6481

Innovation Village Apartments South Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ S
990 North University Drive
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6482

University Village Apartments Residents:
Your Name (Resident)
Mailbox #: _ _ _ A
1880 E. University Dr.
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-6497

PACKAGE PICK UP
When you receive a package in the mail, an email will be sent to your FAU email. To pick up your package, bring a picture identification with you to your area mail center. During break housing and semester closing times, the mail delivery process will be slowed and the mail centers potentially closed. All residents must check the flyers posted in the mail center areas for current information and/or changes to mail center policies, procedures and operating times. If you have any questions, or concerns, please contact residentialmail@fau.edu.

MAIL FORWARDING
Residents must send an email to pbmsmailservices@fau.edu with their full name, street address, city, state and zip code. Residents are responsible for notifying all subscription vendors and billing agencies at least 30 days in advance of checking out of University Housing of their change of address. If the resident doesn’t notify pbmsmailservices@fau.edu in a timely manner his or her mail may be delayed.

ONLINE PRINTING
When connected to the FAU network you can print (at a cost) to printers in the computer labs in the halls and apartments. Visit the FAU Printing Services portal at   https://fauprint.fau.edu.

SAFE COMPUTING
FAU has taken many steps to make its data and network secure, you need to be aware that what you do can put yourself, or at least your computer, at risk. Have a look at the following pages for more information:

 Last Modified 2/16/17