No, the $2500 are part of the overall payments. The price for one semester is the down payment and the 4 monthly installments
No, the price is per person, per bed.
In the rate included are breakfast, dinner, gym membership, Wi-Fi, all utilities, and cable TV.
The rooms are either female or male assigned. Sorry, we do not have co-ed rooms.
The Orchid House is located just across the street from the steps leading up to the college. It’s a quick 5 minute walk if you’re going to the East campus, 10 minutes if you’re heading over to the West campus.
No. Students can come and go as they please. They have keys to enter the property after hours when the gates are locked, and there is adult supervision 24 hours a day.
Yes, we do. Our breakfast buffet contains a variety of vegetarian options such as fruit salads, house made pastries, omelets and more. Dinner always comes with a vegetarian option.
Breakfast Monday through Friday 7:00am until 9:00am and on week ends 8:30am until 10:30am.
Dinner every night from 5:00pm until 7:00pm. (if you have class during these times we can arrange for a hot plate to be saved for you.)
We serve cereal, granola, fresh fruit, toast, jam, muffins and a daily changing main egg dish.
All of our meals are home cooked. Our dinner menu changes every day. One day the menu could be something like this; beef or tofu stroganoff with pasta and vegetables on the side. Bread roll and a salad. The day always ends with something sweet; cookies, cakes or pudding.
Yes. The Orchid House is open to domestic and international students, who study at SBCC.
You have to pay for the key and we issue a new one.
All the rooms are non-smoking. There are designated smoking areas outside.
No overnight guests can stay at the Orchid House. We provide an environment for studying and guests disrupt the normal daily routine.
There is no house- keeping. Students clean their own rooms.
There are coin operated washer and dryers on the property.
There is no guest parking at the Orchid House.
We have extra fridges for student use. The kitchen can be used in limited amount.
Sheets, blankets, pillows, towels, cleaning supplies, toilet paper and any other personal items you need.
That depends on the situation. Contact one of your RAs and they’ll be able to assist you.
That depends on the situation and availability. Contact one of your RAs and they’ll be able to assist you.
Yes, for an extra daily fee.
There is an extra fee, for staying over the summer. There are no meals served during the summer break.