Marietta College has both single sex and optional co-ed residence halls. There are no curfew hours; but to maintain security, the main doors of the residence halls are locked 24-hours/day. Entry is gained by computerized card access. All student rooms are equipped with conventional door and window locks.
Professional Community Coordinators and Communitiy Advisers, all members of the Office of Community Living, live in the residence halls and are on call 24 hours a day. All staff members undergo training in enforcing residence hall security policies and participate in lectures and seminars associated with the safety and security of the campus. College Police and Housing Staff team up to provide programming to meet the challenge of a Residential campus.