Laptop Services Center
Rose-Hulman laptop technicians are vendor-certified to provide
warranty repairs on the Institute-selected laptop computers while
the student is actively enrolled at the school. This particular
laptop computer includes a four-year warranty. If, for some reason,
a student's laptop is damaged and the damage is not covered by the
warranty, the student must file an insurance claim
with the Manager of Client Computer Services to be eligible for
Laptop Services makes every effort to repair a student's laptop
computer within a three-hour period. However, if a repair takes
longer than three hours, a similar laptop may be available for
temporary loan to the student. Once the repairs are complete, the
student will be notified to return the loaner laptop and pick up
their laptop computer.
Rose-Hulman recommends that students perform periodic cleaning
and maintenance activities to protect both the laptop computer and
their data. The Laptop Services staff is available to assist
students with questions regarding laptop service.
The Help Desk (ext. 8989 or 812-877-8989) is the primary point
of contact for all interactions with computer, network,
telecommunication and laptop-related questions, including laptop
repair services. The Manager of Client Computer
Services (ext. 8933 or 812-877-8933) is the point of contact
for insurance claims, stolen laptop claims and upgrade questions.
Business hours for the Help Desk and Laptop Services are 8:00 a.m.
to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except official Institute
When calling on-campus, you may reach the Rose-Hulman
switchboard by dialing zero (0). The hours are Monday through
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
If the switchboard is busy or closed, please follow the
automated attendant's directions.
During open hours, the switchboard can be reached from
off-campus by dialing 812-877-1511 and then requesting the desired
extension. If you wish to call an extension directly, dial the
seven-digit phone number.*Note: Collect calls cannot be accepted
through Residence Hall telephones.
To place a call to another phone on-campus, dial the four-digit
extension. *Note: Calls placed to Rose-Hulman Ventures are
Dial 7 + the local number.
Dial 7 + 1 + Toll-free number.
Long Distance Calls and International Calls
In order to make a long distance or international call from any
campus telephone, you must provide your own calling card or
pre-paid calling card. Follow the instructions on your specific
card. Your calling card must have a toll-free access number
in order to work. Calling cards cannot be billed to Residence Hall
Directory assistance calls are considered long distance calls,
and you will be required to use your own calling card or pre-paid
calling card. Your calling card must have a toll-free access number
in order to work. These calls cannot be billed to Residence Hall
Enhanced 911 Services
Rose-Hulman provides enhanced 911 services to all users of the
campus telephone system. This service enables the campus PBX
(Private Branch Exchange) telephone switch to interact with a
public 911 database maintained by the IAIT Department. When a 911
call is placed from any campus telephone, the 10-digit number is
sent with the call to the Terre Haute Police Department and
compared to the location database. This service allows the Terre
Haute Police Department to pinpoint your location for the
responding agency. At the same time, the Rose-Hulman Office of
Public Safety is also notified of the caller's location.
Please do not hang up on the 911 operator if you have dialed by
mistak; simply explain to the operator there is not an emergency.
This will save the Terre Haute Police Department Operators from
having to call you back or dispatch an officer.
Voice Activated Attendant
The voice activated attendant may be reached by dialing ext.
6000 on-campus or 872-6000 from off-campus. After the voice
activated attendant answers clearly state the name of the person or
department that you would like to reach and it will transfer you to
Telephone Repairs, Voice Mail or Long Distance Calling
Code Problems or Questions
Contact Help Desk (ext 8989)
Career services and employer relations
The Office of Career Services provides a number of services and
resources to help prepare students to start their careers after
college. Information regarding internship, co-op, part-time and
full-time job opportunities is maintained in this office. Services
- Peer Advisors
- Online job posting system
- On-campus interviews and information sessions
- Career and Graduate School Fairs
- Alumni Networking Contacts
- Career Counseling
- Free Phone and Fax Services
- Skill workshops (resume, interviewing, networking, and job
The office is located on the second level of the Hulman
Graduate school placement
For graduate school placement information, students are directed
to their faculty advisor, department chairman, or the Director of
Graduate Studies. Contact these staff members in the spring quarter
of the junior year to be properly prepared. Dr. Dan Moore is the
Associate Dean of Faculty in charge of Research and Graduate
Studies. GRE, GMAT and LSAT information can be obtained from the
Career Services Office.
All students are required to carry the Rose-Hulman
identification card. When requested by public safety officers or
other college officials, students must present this I.D. card.
The I.D. card must be presented to write a check at the
bookstore. If a student loses an I.D. card, he/she should report it
to the Office of Student Affairs. Replacement I.D.s will be made at
a cost of $10.00 at the Office of Student Affairs in the Hulman
Lost and found
A lost and found service is maintained by the Alpha Phi Omega
service fraternity, Tau Lambda chapter. If you lose or find any
items, please check the website, email the Sargent at Arms, firstname.lastname@example.org
or stop by the Lost and Found on the lower level of Percopo
Many religious organizations sponsor youth groups on the
Rose-Hulman campus and in the Terre Haute community. These groups
welcome your participation. For further information students should
contact the Student Activities Office.
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship (IVCF) is a national college
ministry with a student-led chapter at Rose-Hulman. This
organization unifies students who are seeking spiritual truth,
regardless of their religious background, helping them to grow in
love for God and the people surrounding them. Small group Bible
studies meet weekly in each residence hall on campus, where
students delve in the the bible learning and sharing together to
build relationships and grow in faith. The entire chapter meets
weekly on Thursdays at 7 p.m. in the Kahn Room for a time of
fellowship, teaching, prayer and worship. Service projects,
training sessions, and national and regional conferences also
contribute to the chapter's dynamic atmosphere where students grow
in relationship with Jesus Christ and other Christian students. Visit our website for
St. Joseph's is a Catholic parish located in Terre Haute within
the Archdiocese of
Indianapolis. Besides providing spiritual support for the many
families of the parish, St. Joseph's is also home to a campus
ministry which serves the Catholic students of both Indiana State
University and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. St.
Joseph's provides Mass in the White Chapel, located on the
Rose-Hulman campus, monthly. For more information visit the St. Joseph's
United Campus Ministries (UCM) hosts a variety of activities at
Rose-Hulman, including seminars, open discussions, and occasional
worship services at White Chapel. UCM also hosts activities at its
center and on the campuses of Indiana State University, and Saint
Mary-of-the-Woods College, all of which are open to Rose-Hulman
students. For more information, visit the UCM website.
The Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) at RHIT exists to serve
as a place for fellowship and mutual support among all Orthodox
members of the Institute community, as well as anyone curious about
or inquiring into Orthodoxy, or seeking to learn more about
Christianity in general.
Swimming and fishing are permitted in the lakes on campus.
However, you should never swim alone or go into deep water unless
you are a good swimmer. The larger lake has depths of up to 15 feet
and is fed by several cold water springs in the west end of the
lake. As a safety precaution, no one is allowed in the lakes after
dusk or before daylight. Skating during the winter season is
permitted on the large or small lake but only after notification
that the lakes are safe. The Office of Environmental Health and
Safety will monitor the ice thickness on a daily basis during
winter months (December - March); once the ice has reached an
acceptable thickness, the campus community will be notified via
e-mail that it is safe to participate in ice related winter
activities. Tossing a person into the lake ("laking")
against the person's will or mass lakings are not permitted.
Absolutely no horseplay is permitted in or around the lake areas.
Swimming is at your own risk. No lifeguards are on
Firearms and other dangerous instruments
The transfer, use, or possession of explosives, fireworks,
firearms, dangerous chemicals, or any lethal weapon on Institute
property under any circumstances except as part of an
Institute-authorized activity, instructional session, event or duty
is prohibited. This includes specifically residence halls and Greek
The Institute is dedicated to providing a healthy, comfortable,
and productive environment for students, faculty, and staff. The
Institute also recognizes the health hazards associated with using
smokeless and smoking tobacco products, and the adverse effects of
exposure to secondhand smoke by nonsmokers. To provide a healthful
campus environment, the Institute prohibits smoking in all common
areas, and designated smoke-free buildings and vehicles. The goal
of the Institute is to move toward a smoke-free campus.