The thrill of starting college and moving out of your parents' home can be swiftly undermined by the sight of your new room. Room size, fitting in all your belongings, and sharing space with others can be daunting. We want to see how, with a little creativity and imagination, your transformed your space into a cozy campus retreat!
The room decorating contest is open to all current Marywood residents. Submitted photos will be judged based on the categories below. All photos are eligible to be featured on the Marywood Residence Life website. Before you submit your photos, please review the Residence Life listing of Prohibited Items.
If you enter and win a Category (Best in Hall), EVERY Roommate wins an Amazon $20 Gift Certificate!
BEST IN HALL:
When you enter the Room Decorating Contest, you are automatically entered into judging for the Best in Hall category. This means you will compete against every other entry from your residence hall. Best in Hall submissions must be submitted by Sunday, October 13th.
Best In Hall entries will be judged by staff members from Housing & Residence Life, Web Development Department offices, and Marywood Alumni the week of October 14th using the criteria to the right. Winners will be announced announced the following week.
All entries submitted by Sunday, October 13th will be entered into the Alumni Favorite category. Marywood Alumni will pick one favorite from all room decorating contest submissions. Judging will take place the week of October 14th and the winner announced the following week.
Residents should not invest money into improving their rooms solely for the purposes of this contest. Entries will not be judged on how expensive rooms appear to be, but on the interesting and creative ways that residents have decided to work with limited means and spaces. Thanks for applying, and good luck!
It’s easy! Just take a photo of your decorated room, complete the Entry Form by October 13th, and win prizes!
Alumni Favorite – Prize: The winners of the Alumni Favorite award will have the unique experience of having dinner with notable Marywood alumni.
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