Bed bugs have been found in Roskie Hall on the ninth floor. MSU Communications Director Tracy Ellig said that he believes the bed bugs are confined to Roskie ninth floor.
Bed bugs are not native to Montana, and were likely brought to campus by travelling students. Bed bugs were found in a handful of rooms in Roskie. Professionals were hired to deal with the bed bugs. Bed bugs do not pose a health risk, but they are an inconvenience to humans.
The cost to treat a room can range from $90 to $277 per room, depending on the severity. Currently, the situation could be solved with just under $1,400 in fees.