21/22 End of Year Reflections

May 18, 2022
21/22 Reflections
As we prepare for the 2022-2023 academic year, let’s celebrate the wins of 2021-2022!

As we prepare for the 2022-2023 academic year, let’s celebrate the wins of 2021-2022!

  • Our Maintenance and Custodial team completed a total of 2866 maintenance requests. Thank you for your efforts & professionalism in maintaining our communities.
  • Thank you to all the staff who have departed, joined, or transitioned to new roles on the OUH Team. 

Awards & Accolades

  • RD of the Year- Da'Monta Wiggins
  • Community of the Year- Palmetto South Apartments
  • All-Star Assistant Director: Herbert Johnson
  • Collaborative Colleague: Antwonne McCloud
  • Orange & Green Spirit: Kayla Delcham
  • Dept: Inspiring Leaders Award, Most Innovative Projects & Program 

Marketing & Communications

  • We increased our Instagram followers to 4,100, an 70% increase in one year. Thank you to every single person who made this happen, likes and shares all play a part in achieving this milestone. 

Content Produced

  • 120 Instagram Posts, 320 Stories
  • Provided media coverage for 40 events
  • Shot over 3,000 photos & 151 videos
  • Over 100 questions were answered via direct messages
  • Signature Campaigns: The Leadership Lab & The SET Gala: Sneakerball (w/Residence Life), Pop-Up Shoot Series, RattlersGo

Notable Community Improvements

  • Polkinghorne Village: New Community Furniture, 4 Wall Wraps, Community-Wide Wi-Fi Upgrades, New Computer Lab Chairs, New Stairwell Trends
  • FAMU Towers: New Community Furniture, New Kitchenette Area Furniture
  • Sampson Hall: 1 Wall Wrap, New Lobby Furniture, Lobby Blinds, New Computer Lab Chairs
  • Palmetto South Apartments: New Computer Lab Chairs, New Bathtubs In Select Apartments, New Boiler
  • Palmetto Phase III Apartments:  New Bathtubs In Select Apartments, Skylight Replacement, Roof Repair, Elevator Cabs Updated. Common Building Bathroom Floor Replaced
  • Young Hall: New Computer Lab Chairs

Fall '22 Move-In:

As we plan and prepare for Fall ‘22, do your part and prepare for Move-In ‘22. Take some time to review our Move-In Page and FAQ.


  • Monday, August 15: FAMU Towers North & South
  • Wednesday, August 17: Polkinghorne Village, Sampson Hall, Young Hall
  • Friday, August 19: Palmetto South, Palmetto Phase 3
  • Saturday, August 20: Everyone who has not checked in

We’re still in the midst of assigning students and finalizing Move-In details. If you have an issue or concern, we encourage you to contact us via email: famuhousing@famu, phone: 850.599.3651, or in person at 1735 Wahnish Way, Suite 305, in the CASS Building. 

See you at the TOP FAMU, go Rattluhs!