You and your visitor must abide by state laws and/or university
policy referring to alcohol use and possession. No open
containers of alcohol are permitted in public areas, parking
lots or laundry rooms. Those individuals found in violation of
state law and/or university policy will be subject to
Due to the maintenance and sanitation problems that pets create,
they are not permitted at Allerton. The only exception to this
is fish. Fish tank capacities may not exceed 30 gallons.
Alterations to the apartment, either interior or exterior, are not
permitted. You will be charged for all painting, maintenance and
custodial costs required to bring the apartment back to its
original condition. You are prohibited from making repairs or
alterations to the apartment including:
- Installing additional locks.
- Using nails, tacks or bolts to hang items from the
walls, ceiling, cabinets or doors.
- Using adhesive materials that cannot be easily removed
from the walls, windows or doors.
- Altering the electrical wiring.
- Installing shades, blinds or awnings other than those
installed by management.
- Altering plumbing or heating elements.
- Painting the walls with a color that requires more than
one coat of paint to return the walls to the original
24/7 COMPUTER LAB/STUDY AREA
The Allerton Computer lab is for study purposes only. Children are not permitted in
the lab unless they are accompanied by an adult. Individuals who
violate this policy will lose access to this room.
Each building has been
provided with conveniently located coin-operated laundry
machines. The university does not assume responsibility for
the security of your personal belongings while in the
facility. You are expected to be considerate of your
neighbors by removing clothes promptly from the machines
once they have stopped and by placing empty detergent
bottles and boxes and used dryer sheets in the trash can.
Children are not permitted to use the laundry room as a play
area. You are not permitted to use or install washers and
dryers in your apartments. Outdoor clotheslines are not
permitted nor should items be hung over the porch railing to
A small storage space is
provided with every apartment. There is one storage room
located in each building. The locker room aisles should be
kept clean and accessible. Items left in the aisles will be
removed and disposed of. You may not use any other storage
locker aside from the one you have been assigned.
COURTESY / QUIET HOURS
Because you are living in a community environment, it is
expected that you will be considerate of your fellow students
and neighbors. Although what is considered loud is subjective,
you need to realize that noise that can be heard outside of your
apartment may be considered disruptive or disturbing to other
residents or staff. Courtesy hours are in effect 24 hours a day
throughout the year. Quiet hours are in effect from 9 p.m. to 8
a.m. every night. These times are subject to change and will be
modified as needed. As responsible community members, you are
encouraged to initially address issues/problems that directly
affect you. However, if this does not resolve the problem,
please contact the Allerton staff for assistance.
Persons other than those on the lease or authorized and on record with
the Allerton office may not occupy the premises on a permanent
basis. You may have occasional overnight and weekend guests. If
extenuating circumstances arise that require a guest to stay for
longer than seven days, the host resident is required to contact
the Allerton office to explain the circumstances and obtain
permission. You are responsible for the actions of your
DISABLED STUDENT APARTMENTS
A select number of apartments have been renovated to accommodate
persons with disabilities. Should a situation arise in which
these apartments become vacant, they may be rented to other
Residents are not permitted to sublet the apartments.
Transfers between apartments will be granted only for medical reasons.
Appropriate documentation must support any medical related
request for a transfer.