As the communication hub for the House community, the House Office is your first stop for assistance. It is much more than a place to pick up your mail and drop off out-going letters. The House Office is where you can learn about and sign up for events happening in the House, borrow games, kitchenware, Wii equipment and DVDs, and troubleshoot facilities issues that might come up. In addition, at the House Office you can get assistance if you are locked out of your room or have misplaced your keys or ID card.
Don't be shy about stopping by to ask questions, and if you are especially friendly, organized, and responsible talk to a current Office Assistant about how you can apply to work in the office too!
Monday through Saturday USPS mail is delivered, typically in the late afternoon. Your address is your room number followed by "Carl Becker House, Ithaca, NY 14853". When you have a package or envelope that does not fit in your mailbox you'll find a package slip in your mailbox. Provide the Office Assistant on duty with your package slip and s/he will retrieve your package.
If you are locked out of your room or suite during office hours, go to the House Office for assistance. After hours, call the GRF on-call at (607) 327-1693 for assistance during the academic year.
DVDs, board games, video games, sports equipment, kitchenware for baking/cooking and more.
Hours (when classes are in session)
Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
To place a request for maintenance service click here.
Working in the House Office is a great way to connect with the community. If you are looking for a few hours, reach out to the professional staff person in the House Office for an application a sense of staffing needs.