Door Decorations

Baby on Board Door Name Tags

Description: This is an idea for doortags if your residence hall is conducting a 1980’s theme. It is a take on the popular “Baby on Board signs”
Instructions: Cut a diamond shape out of yellow construction paper. Mine were approximately half the size of a piece of standard construction paper, but your size can vary based on […]

By |August 18th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

Four Door Tag Ideas

Description: These are Doortag ideas that my residents/other staff have appreciated.
Instructions: For the first door dec, I used card stock, Microsoft Word, markers, and chose a font that I thought could be a part of a greater idea. You’ll notice that the font is a kind of old time newspaper font – I originally planned […]

By |August 18th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

25 Door Dec Ideas

Wonder Woman: I am a huge Wonder Woman fan and was the RA for the all women’s building. When my residents arrived on move in day, the building was decorated with Wonder Woman poster and doortags. We adopted Wonder Women as our theme and had an excellent year!  Pick your favorite picture of Wonder […]

By |August 18th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

Dry Erase Door Decs

Description: Link to the Template This is usually a favorite! It is simply an MS Word template taht you need to edit, then print out on nice paper. You then tape dry erase transparencies over the top. The finished product will look something like these, depending upon the paper you choose to use (click on the […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Dec Templates, Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

Cheap ‘n Easy Doortags

Description:  If you don’t have a lot of time/money but a few helping hands, this doortag idea is for you. Residents may also help to complete the tags, already getting them involved with floor stuff. These tags add a lot of color to your floor, and every resident’s tag is unique!

Instructions:  Go to a […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

CD Door Decs

Description: This is a great door decoration idea that is fairly inexpensive! Buy some CD labels (this template works with Avery 5820 Labels) and obtain some CDs. Simply adapt the template with different information and backgrounds and you will be set!
Instructions:
1) Obtain enough CDs for your community – (to save money, just have one CD […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

Pennant Door Docs

Description: Show your school spirit! Simply download this template (Click HERE for Word Template) and insert your school logo/mascot and change the names & colors

If you don’t want to use that much color ink, leave the background white and print it on colored paper. The only problem with this is that if your school logo is […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Dec Templates, Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||2 Comments

Clapboard Door Decs

Description: 

Click here for the Clapboard Template (MS Word)

This one is a fun one for any floor. Simply open the template and edit the information. Print or copy on colored paper for your residents! You might also consider a theme to match the movies for the rest of your floor!

By |August 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Dec Templates, Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

What’s In A Name? Door Tags

Description:

Look up your residents names on the Internet, or get one of those books that that has names and what they mean. Then have your residents make their own door tags with their names and what they mean. This program worked great, and the residents loved creating their own door tags.

Instructions/Things Needed:

To do this […]

By |August 10th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Reviewed||0 Comments

Door Decoration Exchange

Name: Leigh
School: The University of Hartford

Description:

This is a great way for your residents to connect at the beginning of the year. At the Univ. of Hartford, our male and female rooms are divided by a stairwell. My fellow building RA and I came up with the idea of creating a phrase, writing our resident’s […]

By |February 14th, 2014|Categories: Door Decorations, Hall Decorations, Program Ideas, Reviewed, Social/Community Building||0 Comments