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April 6, 2014

News and Dates

Sign Up for Summer Housing in the Residential Life Office

Important details about applying for Summer 2014 Housing, the assignment process, and different housing options are online.  Reserve a space in Summer Housing in the Department of Residential Life Office from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday - Friday.

Now that You Have a Room, Try RoomSync via Facebook to Find Your Roommate

RoomSync is free and available to students who have made a Minnesota State Mankato on-campus housing reservation for next year. Upperclass, returning and transfer students are maintained separate from first-year students. RoomSync allows you to find out about other students, their interests, major, etc. If you find a roommate, don't forget to add their name and TechID to your application! 


Convert Your Maverick 160 Meals to Flex Dollars by April 30

Maverick 160 meals can be converted into Flex Dollars at a rate of $5.25 per meal, two times each semester. Your converted Flex Dollars can be utilized at any dining location on campus at any time of the day.  Converted Flex Dollars not used by the end of the semester are forfeited.

There are three ways you can convert:

Please allow up to three business days from the time your change is submitted for Maverick 160 Converted Flex Dollars to be available through your MavCARD.


Events and Info

Enjoy a Steakhouse Style Meal on Wednesday, April 9 from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. in the Carkoski Dining Hall.

University Dining Services is offering a meal upgrade for the charge of one meal in the dining hall plus an additional swipe of $6 in Flex Dollars. For a limited time only and while supplies last this meal upgrade gives you the choice of an 8 oz. Filet Mignon, Prime Rib or New York Strip Steak.  Each steak entree is served with a loaded baked potato, grilled asparagus, fresh dinner roll, and strawberry kiwi shortcake.  Find additional meal information at

Find RHA and NRHH Election Results Here

Elections took place over the last few weeks.  Congratulations to all the winners!

Tyler Conlon - President
Fred de Ruiter - Vice President
Colin Grillo - Secretary
Lydia Fry - Treasurer
Stuart Blank - Programming Coordinator
Margaret Neeck - National Communications Coordinator

Ricky Sargent - President
Alexis Persons - VP of Membership
Rachel Hoehn - VP of Finance and Records
Martin Ly - VP of Community Service
Kristy Sonnek - VP of Recognition
Holly Steffl - VP of Public Relations
Austin Rau - VP of Leadership and Scholarship


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