Caecilian Hall Information

  • Thanksgiving Break (11/25–11/28) The RA staff will do...
  • Thanksgiving Break (11/25–11/28) The RA staff will do...
  • Thanksgiving Break (11/25–11/28) The RA staff will do...



Caecilian Hall Information

Welcome to the Caecilian Hall! This page outlines all of the amenities, services, and community policies that you need to know about before moving onto campus.

Emergency Procedures

Suggested Packing List 

Cable Television

Your room comes with cable service, at no additional cost. You do not need to sign up for this service, but you do need a gold-plated coaxial cable to plug into the cable outlet from your TV. You can purchase coaxial cables from electronic or discount retail stores for around $10-20. Once you get to campus and plug into cable it may be necessary to re-program your TV with your remote control. If you have an older television and it does not have a digital tuner, you will need to purchase a digital converter box to access local channels. If you experience problems with your cable service, please contact the Help Desk at 651.690.6402 or submit a Work Request Ticket.

Cable Channel Listings

Reception Desk

There is a reception desk located in the main lobby of Caecilian Hall.  With your student ID you can check-out games, kitchen supplies, and other equipment from the desk at no charge. The phone number is 651.690.6604.

Computer Lab

The computer lab is located on the first floor. The lab printer is networked, so you can send print jobs to the printer from your personal computer from anywhere in the building. Instructions for connecting to the printer in your building are available in the computer lab or through the Help Desk online guides. To report a computer or printer problem and to request ink or paper for a computer lab printer, please call 651.690.6402 or submit a Work Request Ticket.

Community and University Policies

Please refer to the University Policies website. This website includes all academic and non-academic University policies. Students are responsible for reading and following these policies.

Duty Staff - On Call Resident Advisors

After business hours and on weekends, there is a designated Resident Advisor (RA) on-call for your building. The RA responds to lock-outs, facilities concerns and emergencies. You can reach the RA by calling 651.324.2358

Ethernet Network Service

To activate the plug-in Ethernet port in your room, at no additional charge, please log-in to My Housing and submit the request form. Once your port is activated Residence Life will contact you with additional set-up information.


Washers and dryers are available on the first floor of your building. There is no cost to use the machines, but you must provide your own HE Energy Efficient laundry detergent. Students are responsible for reporting problems with the machines. Please call MacGray at 800.MAC.GRAY to report issues.

Lofting and Bunking

The University provides lofting and bunking equipment at no additional cost.  The use of personally constructed lofts or alternative lofting equipment is not allowed. Please visit the Lofting and Bunking page for more instructions and guidelines.


Mail for residents will be delivered to your Coeur de Catherine mailbox. New students will receive their mail box number and combination at Orientation.

Maintenance and Repairs

The Facilities Department is available to make repairs and improvements to your living area. Staff is available for after hours emergencies. Students are responsible for reporting all maintenance concerns in a timely manner. To report an issue please use the online maintenance request ticket system or call the automated FIXX line at 651.690.3499

Refrigerators and Micro-Fridges

St. Kate's has partnered with to rent refrigerators and micro-fridges. Stand-alone microwaves are not allowed in Caecilian Hall, but you can rent or purchase a microwave and refrigerator combination unit to use in your room. If you choose to purchase your own unit, it must not exceed 3.6 cubic feet. offers convenient in-room delivery prior to your arrival, and they have a variety of products to choose from. You can also purchase futons and TV hangers that fit under your loft.


The McGlynn Computer and Technology Center is your one-stop for all technology needs. The wonderful technology staff is responsible for:

  • Computer labs and printers
  • Network access in all buildings
  • Cable television
  • Telephones and voice mail
  • Computer use policies
  • Technology training and workshops

Whether you need assistance hooking up to the net or your television isn't receiving channel 2, the Help Desk is your source for any technology issue. You can reach the Help Desk through many avenues.

  • You can call the Help Desk at 651.690.6402
  • You can email at
  • You can chat online with Help Desk staff during regular library hours
  • If you'd like to problem-solve on your own, the Help Desk staff has created Help Guides to assist with almost any issue.
  • If you are having trouble with your internet, or wireless, please contact the Help Desk so they can assist you with the problem.

Telephone Service

To request basic telephone service at no additional cost, please log-in to My Housing and submit the request form. Residence Life will make arrangements and contact you when your phone line is activated. Residence Life can also lend you a phone for the year for free.

Area Director

Katie Schneider
Office: Rauenhorst and Morrison Halls, Visitation Commons