The college provides a variety of residence hall living environments in which students have an opportunity to experience different lifestyles and responsibilities while in attendance at Ferrum. To aid in the development of a living-learning environment, residence halls are staffed with qualified professional staff and student staff members. The residence hall staff works cooperatively with all offices of the college to develop a comprehensive program. Residence hall rooms are equipped with beds, desks, closets, dressers, and chairs. It is the responsibility of the student to provide trash cans, draperies, lamps, rugs, linens, pillows, etc Students may bring televisions, stereos, radios, refrigerators (no more than 5 cubic feet), microwave ovens (up to 700 watts), and other items to personalize their rooms. All electrical appliances must be approved by the residence hall staff prior to installation.