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A 2-person room in Kokernot.
Kokernot houses 197 freshmen and is home to our Engaged Learning Groups. A full-time professional Hall Director lives in the building and provides leadership to the hall staff and students.
Free Cable TV
Carpeted hallways & tile in rooms
Central heat & air
Community bathrooms on each wing
High-speed ethernet data port for each occupant
Mini-blinds on all windows
One active phone line per room
Standard size twin beds, adjustable in height
Mail should be sent to your Baylor box number (not your room number): One Bear Place #8xxxx, Waco, TX 76798.
All packages (Federal Express, etc.) must be addressed to One Bear Place #8xxxx, Waco, TX 76798.
Flowers may be delivered to Kokernot Hall at 1110 South 7th, Waco, TX 76706.
Mail Services will mail your box information to you in early to mid August.
There is one community bathroom and one shower room per wing.
Both the community bathroom and shower rooms have four sinks, mirrors, and electrical outlets.
There is one closet per resident in each room, measuring 35 ½" x 47" x 95", with two shelves, a built-in dresser, and clothes rod.
The clothes rod is approximately 90" from the floor and 36" long. (Most ladies find it necessary to bring a step stool).
Each resident is provided with one high-speed Ethernet data port to connect personal computers to the residential network. For more information on residential technology offerings, please visit http://www.baylor.edu/cll/restech.
There are 4 dining options in the residence halls (Brooks College, Collins, Memorial, and Penland) and a food court available with declining balance or cash payment options in the Bill Daniel Student Center.
Java City, located on the garden level of Moody Memorial Library, serves sandwiches and coffee for declining balance or cash payment.
The Seasons Sushi is located in the North Village Community Center and provides made to order sushi favorites.
Atrium Cafe in the Baylor Science Building.
All incoming freshmen are required to purchase a minimum 11-meal plan.
There is elevator access to each floor.
All floors are vinyl tile.
You may bring your own carpet, or you may order carpet during the summer at Collegiate Bed Loft Company. Information about this option will be sent to your home. Your purchased carpet will be in your room when you arrive in August; however, you will have to unroll, cut and place the carpet yourself. Carpet tape cannot be used.
You may check out brooms, mops, buckets, and vacuum cleaners from the front desk.
Each room is furnished with a matching standard twin bed (fitting standard size linens), desk, bookshelf, and chair for each resident. All furniture is movable, but must remain in the room.
The beds have springs that are adjustable into the headboard and footboard for 11 variable heights ranging from the lowest residential to junior loft height. Upon move-out, the beds must be returned to their original residential height.
The desktop is 42" by 24", and has two pull out writing boards, one drawer, and two shelves.
Each bookshelf has three shelves measuring 18" deep, 24" wide, and 30" high.
There is a pegboard measuring 80" x 47" mounted above each bed.
Each room has one 36" x 24" mirror attached to the wall.
Campus Living & Learning has partnered with Collegiate Concepts, Inc. to provide on-campus residents the option to rent or purchase a MicrofridgeTM. Microfridges are all-in-one units that have a refrigerator, freezer and microwave.
For pricing, or to rent or purchase, please visit Collegiate Concepts' website at http://www.collegefridge.com/Baylor and select Baylor University under Select Your University.
Each room is allowed one small refrigerator, which must be 1.5 amps or less, no more than 36 inches tall, and grounded. You may bring your own, or rent one from the company listed above.
Microwaves are located on the first floor of each residence hall by the front desk. Only approved Microfridges are allowed in student rooms. Microfridges are all-in-one units that have a refrigerator, freezer and microwave.
The basement kitchen has a standard sink, range, oven, refrigerator, and microwave for Kokernot resident usage.
Laundry facilities are located in the Kokernot basement for all residents to use. Students may use quarters or Bear Bucks to operate the machines.
Irons and ironing boards are not provided. Residents may bring their own.
Residents may use a power strip with an internal fuse to maximize their outlets.
Open study areas and conference rooms are located on the 2nd and 3rd floors.
Students may reserve the Kokernot classroom for after-hours use.
One telephone line per room is provided.
Telephone instruments are not provided.
To call long distance students should purchase a calling card.
Your telephone number will be included with your room assignment information.
Residents may bring their own televisions. Cable TV is provided (one cable outlet per room).
Televisions may not be hung from the walls.
All walls are painted white. Resident may not paint the walls.
There are crevices from which "S" hooks may be inserted to hang items. Posters and pictures may be attached to the walls with white sticky-tack. Colored sticky-tack, nails, screws, and foam tapes are not allowed. Use of these items will result in fines at the end of the school year.
Curtains are best hung on tension rods inside the windows or on small rods held by "S" hooks that fit into the wall crevice above the window.
Mini-blinds are on all windows and must remain in place.