Willow Brook

Live, Learn, Have Fun and Relax At Willow Brook

 

Questions?

1. Do I have to sign a 2 semester contract?                                                                 Yes, unless you are only attending Spring Semester which begins in January. 

2. What is the difference between a "Private Room" and a "Private Room Lower Unit"?    The buildings consist of six units, four that are a two level town home style and two units downstairs which are half sub grade and one level. All units have 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

3. What utilities are included?                                                                                         Your rent includes water, garbage, sewer and high speed internet.  Tenants are responsible for the gas and power. Hassel Free utilities make it easy.

4. How can I connect to the internet?                                                                             The internet is hard wired into each bedroom and wireless connectivity is available to one of forty five access points.  The internet is provided to help you with your online classes and research as you pursue your education.  It is not sufficient for running a business, online gaming, excessive downloading etc...  If you need a connection for business or gaming we highly recommend that you purchase your own service through a local provider.  If we have abuse of the networks, mac addresses will be blocked.

5. Can I pay rent Monthly?                                                                                                 We prefer that you pay your semester rent in full the first day of the semester or before. IF making payments a $50.00 fee will apply.  If making three payments the first payment is due on the first day of the semester or can be paid before.  The second payment is due the first of October for fall semester and the first of February spring semester.  The third and final payment is due on the first of November fall semester and the first of March spring semester.  As per your contract, late payments will incurr late charges.

6. What furnishings are provided in each unit?                                                             The apartment living room has a sofa and love seat. The kitchen has bar stools, dishwasher, oven with a 4 burner cooktop, refrigerator, microwave, maple cabinets and a washer and gas dryer.  Each bedroom has 1 or 2 standard twin beds, dresser, desk, internet jack, and a phone jack. 

7. Can I bring my own bed?                                                                            Yes you can bring your bed however the tenant will be responisible for moving and storage of the apartment bed.  You can bring your own dresser but the apartment dressers must remain in the apartment. ALL FURNITURE MUST REMAIN IN APARTMENT.

8. What do I need to bring?                                                                             Pots, pans, dishes, utinsils, etc... Sheets, blankets, pillows, and most like to have their own matress pad. Bathroom items and a shower curtain and bath mat. Most students bring a computer and a small television. You can obtain a copy of our check list here.

9. Is my deposit applied to my rent?                                                               No.  Your deposit is held in a separate trust account until your contract is fulfilled and posession of the unit is returned to the owner.  The deposit is held as a security and cleaning deposit.  Security against breach of lease contract and damages and that you have thoroughly cleaned the apartment at time of check out.  If damages are committed and/or the unit is not cleaned, deductions will be made from your deposit for repairs and cleaning.  Your deposit will be mailed to you, along with an accounting for any deductions, no later than thirty days after posession is returned to owner.  Make sure you meet with a manager to check out.

10. Can I bring my animal?                                                                                                            NO! Absolutely not.  No animals........not even gold fish.

11. When can I move in?                                                                          Anytime, as long as we have vacancy.  Your semester rent covers up to two days prior to the first day of the semester.  If you wish to move in earlier there is a ten dollar per day charge after August 1st.  If you wish to move in prior to August 1st, please complete a summer contract.

12. Can I walk to campus or do I need transportation?                                   Willow Brook is located just west of Eccles Colesium (Football field) which is on the West end of campus.  Many students walk and others have cars or bikes.  It is about a 10-15 minute walk to the center of campus. There is a city bus stop across the street.

13. Can my friends or family spend the night when they visit?                            No overnight guests are allowed without prior written consent from management.