Charleston Southern University offers on campus housing for students. Russell East and Women’s South Third floor have been designated as Freshman Women’s Residence Halls. Russell West and Quad First, Second floor have been designated as Freshman Male Residence Halls. Residence hall rooms are arranged in spacious suites. Each room is joined by a bathroom and has cable TV/Internet access, a private telephone line with voice mail and heating and air-conditioning. Every residence hall room is equipped with an air-conditioning/heater unit. All residence hall rooms have cable television access free of charge. Students are responsible for their own cable connection from the wall to their television. Each residence hall is equipped with coin/card-operated laundry facilities. Each room has a tiled floor, a window and two closets. The room is furnished with beds, chairs, desks, a dresser, a modular phone jack, cable/internet connections and venetian blinds. Pets, with the exception of fish, are not allowed in the residence halls. This includes birds, cats, dogs, hamsters, reptiles, etc. Students are permitted to bring Flashlight, Twin size sheets and bedspread, Pillow, Towels and washcloths, Bath mat, Alarm clock, Fire resistant curtains and rod, Drying rack for clothes, Broom/dust pan, Wastebasket, Iron and portable ironing board, Stereo, VCR and/or TV, Personal computer with modem, Airtight containers for snacks, Low amp. Microwave, Refrigerator (no larger than 3.5 cubic feet), First Aid Kit, Sewing Kit, Surge Protected Power Strips only - No extension cords. Students are not permitted to bring such as Pets, Hot plates or any open burner device (including cookers, toasters, toaster ovens and grills), Guns, metal point darts, knives, or any object that could be used as a weapon, Electric blankets, Electric heaters, Flammables, Candles or Incense, Paint ball guns. On campus housing is not available for international graduate students.