Chapter-Owned Housing Policies

Each year, the house corporation must provide the University with certification that the house meets City of Cleveland plumbing, heating, electrical, and fire code requirements.

If the Greek organization has a cook, a Food Service Permit and Workman's compensation slip must be displayed in the kitchen.

The house must have a working fire alarm system and should hold one complete evacuation fire drill each semester and monthly fire alarm inspections.

Once a year, the Office of Environmental Health and Safety along with the Director of Housing and the Assistant Director of Greek Life will conduct a health, fire and safety inspection of the house.

Smoke detectors must be installed at the top of all stairs outside sleeping quarters.

Each house must specify what their permitted capacity is and how many people are living in it.

Each basement must have two exits.