Suggested Packing List

To help you start packing, we've come up with a list of some items you might want to bring along:

  • Alarm clock                                 
  • Appropriate seasonal clothing          
  • Aspirin, cold medicine                     
  • Bath towels                                  
  • Bedding:Blankets/Quilts               
  • Broom, dust pan                            
  • Bucket/shower caddy                     
  • Calculator                                    
  • Camera                                    
  • Clothes hangers                            
  • Computer/printer                           
  • Dishwashing soap                          
  • Extra-long single bed linen              
  • Fans                                          
  • First aid kit                                  
  • Flip-flops/ shower shoes 
  • Games           
  • Insurance card
  • Iron
  • Laundry detergent/basket
  • Memo board
  • Photo albums
  • Pillow/ backrest pillow
  • Plates, bowls, cups, eating utensils
  • Posters
  • Snacks
  • Surge protectors (UL listed)
  • White fun tack for posters, etc.


Please note: Refrigerators must be smaller than 3.5 cubic feet and use less than 175 watts of power.


What Not to Bring
DO NOT bring the following items to campus:

  • Toaster ovens
  • Halogen lamps
  • George Foreman grills
  • Candles
  • Drills
  • Nails
  • Any homemade items that lift a bed off of floor (purchased bed risers are permitted)
  • Space heaters
  • Incense
  • Flammable gases and tanks
  • Weapons of any sort for any reason
  • Household extension cords.

 
Please note: Refrigerators must be smaller than 3.5 cubic feet and use less than 175 watts of power.
 
See the on-line Student Handbook for a complete list of prohibited items.


Please contact the Office of Residence Life if you have any questions regarding a specific item.