Berwind Circle Guest House is a residential property owned by Cabrini College located at 183 Berwind Circle, Radnor, PA 19087. Emmaus House is a guest house located on the College’s property. The Mansion Apartment is an apartment located on the thrid floor of the Mansion. The purpose of these residential properties is to provide onsite hospitality lodging for guests of the president’s office in need of short term or semi-short term housing.
Cabrini College has hospitality properties available to accommodate official college guests, visitors, and/or newly hired personnel. College departments or organizations may request use of the properties by submitting a Hospitality House Request Form to the Office of the President. Requests should be made at least two weeks in advance of the desired reservation date.
Upon approval from the Office of the President, the Residential Property Overnight Request Form will be forwarded to the Central Scheduling Office by the President’s Office staff. Central Scheduling will provide copy to Human Resources, as appropriate, and notify necessary offices (such as Public Safety and Facilities/Housekeeping.)
Damages or Losses to the College Property The sponsoring college department or organization will be held financially responsible for any damages, losses, or special cleaning to the college property and/or furnishings caused by guests. Furnishings may not be relocated or removed without permission from the Central Scheduling Office.
Damages or Losses to Personal Property The college is NOT responsible for any damages to personal property. Any personal property left will be turned in to the Public Safety Office.
Pets Hospitality properties are considered part of the Cabrini College campus; therefore, pets are NOT allowed. As is the case with any and all campus facilities, service animals are allowed and welcome.
Smoking In keeping with campus policy, smoking in NOT allowed in these properties.
Alcohol Use of alcohol at gatherings must follow Cabrini College guidelines and policies.
Commercial Enterprise No guest of Cabrini College shall solicit, hawk, or otherwise peddle or rent any goods, wares, merchandise, liquids, or edibles for human consumption or services on the College property, operate any commercial enterprise, or give any lessons, classes, or instruction on College property whether for profit or otherwise, except those specifically authorized by the College.
Taxability of Housing Benefit and Reporting Requirements In accordance with IRS regulations, the value of College provided housing may be taxable as a personal benefit for the market value of the provided housing. The Cabrini College Human Resources Department will determine when this provision is a taxable benefit. Guests will be informed of the taxability of their stay when appropriate.
Reservations and Information
Complete and submit a Residential Property Overnight Request Form at least two weeks in advance of the desired date. - Hospitality House Request FormWhen submitted, form will go to both the President’s office and the Central Scheduling office. Central Scheduling will place the residence on hold and notify the reserving office if a conflict exists. The Central Scheduling office will work with the requesting office to remedy the conflict.
Once approved, the President’s staff will email their approval to the Central Scheduling office.
After obtaining the permission of the president’s office, the Central Scheduling office will confirm the reservation and notify the necessary support offices.
If appropriate, Central Scheduling will provide a copy of the Residential Property Overnight Request Form to the Human Resources Department for tax compliancy.
An information sheet containing house rules and regulations, emergency information, and tax requirements will be provided to each guest by the Central Scheduling office.
The sponsoring department is required to provide an after-hours contact which will be made available to necessary internal offices for information purposes.
Issue and Return of Keys
Key Issue Keys may either be picked up from the Central Scheduling Office by the sponsoring college office or the guest may sign out the keys at the Public Safety Office. The sponsoring college office is responsible for coordination of an estimated time of arrival and departure with the guest and the scheduling manager.
Key Return The sponsoring college office is responsible for the return of the keys to either public safety or the scheduling manager. During business hours, the Central Scheduling Office is to be notified when the property is vacated. After normal business hours, Public Safety should be notified when the property is vacated.
Requests for Maintenance and Other Needs
During working hours Monday through Friday, contact the Central Scheduling Office at 610-902-8290 to request maintenance needs or discuss any concerns.
For emergency or non-emergency maintenance requests during evening hours and weekends, call Public Safety at 610-902-8246.
Housekeeping Services Housekeeping will be scheduled to clean the house and the linens prior to the guest’s arrival and after departure. Any further housekeeping services would need to be arranged for by the sponsoring department two weeks prior to the arrival of the guest. This may be done by contacting the Central Scheduling Office at 610-902-8290.