Tyler Junior College

What to Expect

To view our Resident Hall Handbook, click here.

Hall Amenities

  • Basic Cable service provided by Suddenlink in each room
  • 1 telephone land line in each room – local calls only, no long distance service provided
  • Hard wired (Ethernet Cord) Internet service provided by Suddenlink in each room
  • Wireless Internet service provided by Suddenlink in lobby areas of Ornelas Complex
  • Assigned Mailboxes in each Hall
  • Coin Operated Laundry Facilities in each Hall
  • Microwaves in each Hall for community use
  • Housekeeping - Responsible for the Public Areas
  • Maintenance – Responsible for the Building and Furnishings
  • Campus Safety on duty 24/7 and Surveillance Cameras located in the Public Areas of the Halls
  • Card access to the Residence Hall and Individual Assigned Rooms

Items in the Room

  • 2 Twin Beds and mattresses (extra long twin beds in Ornelas Hall and some in Claridge Hall)
  • 2 dressers, 2 desks and chairs, 2 closets
  • Window Blinds
  • 2 Cable and 2 Internet ports in each room in Ornelas
  • 1 Cable and 2 Internet ports in each room in the other halls

Items to Bring

  • Ethernet Cords for Internet Connection
  • Bed Linens (pillow, sheets, bedspread)
  • Bath Linens (towels, bath mat)
  • Shower Curtain and Rings
  • Toilet Paper
  • Command Hooks or Poster Putty to hang art work
  • Small Area Rug
  • Power Strip (surge protector)
  • Small Trashcan and Desk Lamp
  • Small Refrigerator (1.8 amps maximum)
  • Computer, Television, DVD player, Radio/Stereo and HEADPHONES
  • Telephone
  • Alarm Clock
  • Laundry Basket or Bag
  • Hangers
  • Cleaning Supplies/Trash Bags
  • Coffee Pot, Blender

Items to Leave at Home

  • Weapons
  • Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia
  • Alcohol and Alcohol Containers
  • Fireworks and Explosives
  • Wireless Routers
  • Sub-Woofers or Bass systems
  • Pets of all Kinds
  • Candles/Incense burners - no open flames
  • Halogen Lamps
  • Microwave Ovens, Hot Pots/Crock Pots, Toasters/Toaster Ovens, Hot Plate/Electric Skillet
  • Extension cords (power strips are OK)
  • Weight Lifting Equipment


Phone: 903-510-2345
Fax: 903-510-3267

Address: 1415 S. Baxter Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701

Email: housing@tjc.edu