Now that our freshman class has had a chance to settle in and customize their living spaces, we’re hosting a contest to find the best freshman room on campus. Freshman residents of Wehrle, Finegan and North Hall can enter by emailing a photo of their bedroom to by Friday, September 30, 2011.

And it’s in your hands to pick the winner!

Starting on October 3, 2011, go to Gannon’s Facebook page at and vote for your favorite room by liking their photo. Round 1 voting will end at noon on Friday, October 14 and the five rooms with the most likes will advance to the finals.

Edge staffers will film videos of the top five rooms. The final round of voting will begin on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, again on Gannon’s Facebook page. Final voting ends and the winner will be revealed on Monday, October 31, 2011 at noon.

The residents of the winning bedroom will each receive a $25 Visa gift card.

Start sending us your photos and get ready to vote!

Contest timeline and details:

October 1, 2011: Photos due via email to Photos must be sent from a Gannon email address and should show as much of the room as possible. Your email should include your name, the name of your residence hall, your room number, and the names of any other students who also live in your bedroom.

October 3, 2011: Photos will be posted to Gannon’s Facebook page and voting begins (Vote by liking the photo).

October 14, 2011, 12:00pm EST: Round 1 of voting ends at noon. Top 5 rooms will advance to the finals.

October 19, 2011: Videos of each room will be posted on Gannon’s Facebook page and final voting begins. Vote by liking the videos.

October 31, 2011, 12:00pm EST: Voting ends at noon. The room with the most likes wins.

Need inspiration? Check out our list of 10 ways to spruce up your college room!