How to Use the Washer and Dryers

Washing Instructions

  1. Check to make sure the washing machines are empty
  2. Add soap or detergent – approximately 3/4 cup. CAUTION: Add diluted bleach after washer has filled. We are not responsible for clothing damaged by bleach
  3. Place clothes in washer
  4. Close cover
  5. Swipe your Student ID
  6. Select the machine you would like to use by selecting the corresponding washer number
  7. Select your wash cycle
  8. The wash cycle will last about 30 minutes

ABSOLUTELY NO DYEING ALLOWED. DO NOT OVERLOAD WASHER.

Drying Instructions

  1. Clean lint screen for faster drying time
  2. Place clothes in the dryer. One wash load equals on dryer load. This will allow your clothes to tumble freely.
  3. Swipe your Student ID
  4. Select the machine you would like to use by selecting the corresponding dryer number
  5. Select the desired drying temperature setting

DO NOT DRY WOOL, RUBBER OR PLASTICS. DO NOT OVERLOAD DRYER. 

For Machine Services Call MAC GRAY: 1-800-Mac-Gray

For Card Services or Data Services call the Student Union: 203-371-7913

  • How to Use the Washer and Dryers