The installation is the product of over three years of work from SGA and the Residence Hall Association.
A few weeks ago, a red fox made the heart of the University of Maryland campus its new home.
Facilities Management does not have an estimate for when hot water and heat will be restored, according to an email Tuesday.
Students in the dorms have been advised to avoid using sinks, toilets, showers and laundry facilities in their buildings.
Facilities Management staff is assessing the situation, and crews are working to restore normal operations.
The outage was caused by a "faulty feeder," according to a statement from this university.
UMD can’t keep treating its service and maintenance staff as disposable.
The outage occurred early Wednesday morning.
The 10-day outage is scheduled to stretch over the Thanksgiving holiday.