Summer Music Program FAQ's

Will I have access to e-mail and the internet?

No, you will not have access to email or the internet.

How are the rooms in residence halls assigned? Am I guaranteed a roommate?

Students are assigned rooms based on their gender, age, and grade. Every student will be placed in a double or triple room with a roommate. You may request a specific roommate.

I am on a special diet. Are special meal plans available?

The dining services at WestConn offer a wide variety of food at every meal, and are able to accommodate vegetarian diets. Any other special diets can be accommodated with advanced notice at no added charge.

How do students spend their free evenings?

There are organized sports and recreational activities planned during extended free time periods. Students may also opt to practice during free times. All campers must be in their rooms at 10:00pm. Lights out at 10:30pm.

What arrangements are made for students who need to take medication on a regular basis?

The health supervisor at WCSU will administer all prescription medications to students as directed by a physician, as well as over the counter medications as needed.

How do I know what to bring?

DORMITORY ITEMS: Bedsheets (REGULAR TWIN SIZE), pillows, blankets, toiletries (shampoo, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, ext), shower shoes, towels, hangers, alarm clock, fan

CLOTHING: Neat, casual hot weather clothing. T-shirts and shorts are recommended. Bring comfortable shoes. A sweater or sweatshirt is recommended for air-conditioned classrooms

CONCERT DRESS: Bring khaki shorts, camp t shirt will be supplied!

INSTRUMENTS: Make sure to bring extra reeds, cork grease, valve oil, mouthpieces, mutes, strings and any extra items you may need to keep it in working order. Don’t forget a pencil!

EXTRA ITEMS: PENCILS! Camera & film, Spending money, calling card (even if it’s a local call) NOTE: there are no change machines in the music building or dorms.

DO NOT BRING TVs, Computers, hand held video games, telephones, jewelry and any unnecessary personal belongings that are of value to you.

What is the dress code?

Students are allowed to wear shorts and casual summer apparel during the day.

Are students allowed to have guests stay in their rooms overnight?

No, we are unable to accommodate overnight guests on our campus.

 

Where do I send my letter of recommendation, payments, and any other correspondence?

WCSU Music Department
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810


WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury


Fair
Current Conditions

55.1° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F


Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

Weather Alert Example

 Visit the Emergency / Weather Alert page

Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°