National Health & Wellness Week
Hosted by S.P.R.U.C.E.
March 5 — Safer Spring Break Awareness Table: Moser Lobby
March 6 — Health & Wellness Trivia Night: South Terrill – 6:30PM
March 7 — Free Condom Friday: 11:00–1:00 Commons, 1:00–2:00 Burgoo
Dining Services Hours
The Commons will close following lunch on Friday March 7th at 1:15.
The Burgoo will close at 4pm on Friday March 7th.
Meal service will resume with dinner at the Burgoo, on Sunday March 16th 6–10pm. The Commons will reopen on Monday March 17th at 7:15 am.
Residence halls closing for spring break
All residence halls will close at 5pm on Friday, March 7th and reopen at 8am on Sunday, March 16th. Students MUST vacate the residence halls during this time unless they have received prior approval.
If you need to request housing for any part of Spring Break, please stop by the SPS Office to fill out a Break Housing Request Form BEFORE noon on Friday, March 7th.
The Residence Halls WILL close for Spring Break (but will remain open for Easter Break – April 18th through April 21st). Students wishing to stay on campus during these breaks will need to fill out a Break Housing Request Form in the SPS Office before the break begins. Staying for a non-College related reason may result in a $10/night charge.
Any questions, please contact Lisa Fischer, Director of Residence Life, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cybersecurity: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age
The Peoria Area World Affairs Council is holding its annual conference this year on Saturday, March 8. The conference topic is Cybersecurity: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age.
Eureka College is one of the sponsors of this conference. The conference is at The Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in East Peoria. There will be a (optional) student briefing on Saturday morning (3/8/14) from 8:00-8:50, and the actual conference is from 9:00-2:30.
This will be a great experience as the speakers and panelists are excellent. If you are interested in attending this conference, please let Dr. V know.
For additional information in the conference, click here.
EC Sibs & Kids Weekend
Eureka College is hosting its 2nd annual “Sibs and Kids Weekend” on Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5 2014!
This program is a great way to engage others with our campus community through events such as:
EC CARES finale, a CAB sponsored act, and fellowship time with students.
If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Hall.
This program is sponsored by the following organizations:
CAB, Residence Life, EC CARES, Athletics Department
Complete Sodexo’s survey and be entered to win a $25 gift card
Follow the link below take part in the Spring Sodexo Survey. At the end of the survey, you can enter for a $25 Casey’s Gift Card.
Summer housing is offered to any current Eureka College student. Summer housing rates differ based on which building you stay in and your reason for staying. Housing will be available in Gunz Hall. Founders Court (Upper Deweese) will be used for overflow, if needed.
Prices are as follows:
$140/month – Double room in Gunz Hall with roommate for students working on campus
$240/month – Double room in Gunz Hall with roommate for students taking EC summer classes
$330/month – Double room in Gunz Hall with roommate for students working off campus
$360/month – Private room in Gunz Hall (if space is available, with priority given to those taking classes)
$120/month – Double room in Founders Court with roommate for students working on campus
$200/month – Double room in Founders Court with roommate for students taking EC summer classes
$280/month – Double room in Founders Court with roommate for students working off campus
$300/month – Private room in Founders Court (if space is available, with priority given to those taking classes)
The above rates will be prorated accordingly based on length of occupancy.
If you are interested in summer housing, please stop by the SPS Office to pick up a Summer Housing Request Form. In assigning rooms, preference will be given to those taking summer courses and those who get their forms turned in first. To guarantee summer housing, your Summer Housing Request Form should be returned to the SPS Office no later than 5pm on Friday, May 2nd.
A $50 refundable housing deposit will need to be paid to the Business Office before you turn in your Summer Housing Request Form.
Any questions, please contact Lisa Fischer, Director of Residence Life.
RA Applications are now available for the upcoming fall semester
If you are interested, please stop by the SPS Office to pick up an application. Applications are due to the SPS Office by 5pm on Friday, March 21st. Interviews will be held in late March/early April.
Applicants must be current students with above a 2.50 cumulative GPA and a desire and commitment to help others. Applicants must be available for RA Training Week which will be held August 13th through August 21st.
If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Fischer, Director of Residence Life, at email@example.com, or a current RA on campus!
Looking for a job?
Openings throughout campus with various divisions as well as with Sodexo are available on our Employment page. Visit often to see the most recent postings.
How to Fill Out the FAFSA
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) allows students to apply for more than $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds. Check out this video for info about the FAFSA and the resources available to help fill out this important application. Visit StudentAid.gov/fafsa to learn more.
Needs are a constantly evolving situation early in relief efforts. Information on how EC’s efforts to help is now available at www.eureka.edu/tornado-relief. A Facebook page has also been established with the most current information.
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Email the Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 6381 from a campus phone