Roommate Conflict Resolution Flow Chart Have you been threatened or Do you fear for your safety & wellbeing? Yes No Contact the EMU Department of Public Safety & file a Police Report. (734) 487-1222 or 911 from a campus landline Is the issue a result of a violation of the Student Conduct Code or the Guide to Campus Living? Yes No If the violation is currently taking place contact the building staff (RA, GHD, or ACD) to confront & document the issue. Attempt to resolve the conflict by addressing the person or people you are having issues with. This is best done at an appropriate time, in a calm and direct way. Is the issue resolved? Yes No Contact your RA(s). They are student staff members who live in your community and are trained &ready to help you and your roommate(s) with a roommate agreement or mediation. Good job! Is the issue resolved? Yes No Contact your GHD or ACD. They are available to assist residents after initial attempts to resolve roommate or suitemate conflicts are unsuccessful. They have posted office hours at the residence hall front desks. Good job! Important Housing Terms: RA – Resident Advisor GHD – Graduate Hall Director ACD – Area Complex Director University Housing Staff handling roommate or suitemate conflicts are limited to enforcing the Student Conduct Code and Guide to Campus Living. They will attempt to resolve other issues through roommate agreements and/or mediation which require the cooperation of the residents involved. Is the issue resolved? Yes No Good job! You may want to consider changing rooms. The ACD can provide you information on open spaces. Note: There may not be spaces available to move into. .