Don’t save up your dirty laundry all semester – we’ve got you covered!  



Front load washing machine with door open and towel hanging out.


Residence building laundry rooms contain front-loading washers and dryers with detailed operating instructions. Front-loading machines require high-efficiency laundry detergent.  

The laundry card provided in your room at move-in is required for machine use. To find out where your laundry room is located, visit your building page.  The cost per load is $2.25/wash and $1.85/dry. Please ensure that you only put one load of clothes into the dryer and empty the lint screen after each use. 

Directly report a laundry machine maintenance issue with Coinamatic at 1-800-561-1972

Laundry FAQs

Visit one of these locations:  

Building Machine
Gordon Brockington House Debit / Credit 
Graduate Residence Debit / Credit 
Leggett Hall Debit / Credit 
Victoria Hall Debit / Credit and Cash
Waldron Tower Debit / Credit 
Watts Hall Debit / Credit 
Jean Royce Hall Phase 1 Debit / Credit and Cash 

To reload your laundry card in both Brant and David C. Smith House please download the Coinamatic CP Mobile App

What cards are accepted? 
Debit cards, MasterCard and Visa. 

Debit Credit Machine Reload Instructions: 

Step 1. Press 1 for English or 2 for French 
Step 2. Press 1 to Add Value 
Step 3. Please Select Load Amount: $10, $20 or $30 
Step 4. Making Payment 
a) Using Debit Card 

  • Insert your debit card into the card reader at the bottom of the device when prompted. 

  • The total purchase amount will display. Press F1 (Yes) to continue or F2 (No) to cancel. 

  • Select CHQ or SAV. Enter your PIN and press OK. 
    b) Using a VISA or MasterCard 

  • If your card has a chip, insert it into the card reader at the bottom of the device when prompted. If your card has a magstripe, please swipe it when prompted. 

  • Press F1 (Yes) to accept network fees (if applicable) or F2 (No) to cancel. 

  • The total amount with network fees will display. Press F1 (Yes) to continue or F2 (No) to cancel. 

  • If you are using a CHIP card, you will be prompted to enter your PIN and press OK. 

  • Your transaction will process. 

Step 5. Once the transaction is approved, you will be instructed to INSERT YOUR LAUNDRY CARD into the card reader at the bottom of the device. Your new laundry card balance will be displayed. Please leave your laundry card inserted until instructed to remove it. A receipt will be printed. 

Step 6. REMOVE YOUR LAUNDRY CARD and take your receipt 

Need Service or Assistance? 1-800-561-1972 or 

Check out our video tutorial for step-by-step instructions on how to load your laundry card 


Coinamatic app reload instructions. Instructions are also written in text on this webpage.


Coinamatic App Instructions: 

  1. Download the Coinomatic CP Mobile App 

  1. Enable Bluetooth (Wifi or Data required) 

  1. Register/Sign In 

  1. Add Funds 

  1. Load clothes and select desired settings on the machine 

  1. On the app, enter machine # or scan QR code on the reader and pay for the cycle 

  1. Press start on machine 
    *Note: Download the app AND add funds to receive a free wash and dry!* 

1) Insert Laundry Card 
2) View Your Balance on the screen (Maximum Value on Card Limited to $50) 
3) Insert $10 or $20 Bill in the slot 
4) To Cancel, Press * on the pin pad and remove your laundry card 
5) Remove Laundry Card when prompted on the screen 

Can We Help? 1-800-561-1972 

Watch this helpful video to learn more:  

Each load cost $4.10 ($2.25 wash and $1.85 dry). 
Please note: pricing is determined by Coinamatic and is subject to change. 

Coinamatic suggests using detergent specially formulated for high-efficiency front-loading washers. 
 Look for the HE symbol on the detergent packaging. 


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If you are using regular detergent, please use only ¼ cup. 

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Watch this helpful video to learn how to purchase a new laundry card: