Packing List

Items to Bring

Bed Items

Alarm Clock
Pillows
Sheets, blankets, pillow cases

Furnishings

Lamp (no halogen)
Trash can
Dry erase board/markers
Posters
TV/DVD player
Fan
Chairs or futon (check room assignment for measurements)

Desk Items

Calendar
Planner
Computer (and charger)/printer
Calculator (find out what type you need for your math class)
Stapler/stable remover
Tape/duct tape
Paper clips, pens, pencils
Notebooks and folders
Scissors
Thumbtacks, sticky tack
Postage stamps
Desk chair
Book bag

Cleaning Supplies

Dust cloths
Air freshener
Laundry detergent (HE or regular)
Laundry basket/bag
Iron

Clothing

Bathrobe, shower shoes
Winter gear (coat, hat, gloves)
Rain gear (raincoat, umbrella, rain boots)
Swimsuit
Workout clothes

Personal Items

Shower items and caddy
Hair supplies
Toothbrush, dental floss, toothpaste, mouthwash
Shaving cream and razors
Face wash
Wash cloths and towels
Tweezers, Q-Tips, nail clipper

Food

Plates, cups, silverware (plastic or silverware)
Dish soap and sponge
Hot pot
Refrigerator (4.2 cubic foot capacity)
Microwave (900 watt)
Coffee maker (carafe or Keuirg)

Miscellaneous

Aspirin, prescriptions, vitamins
Hangers
Screwdrivers
Flashlight
Sunglasses
Sunscreen
Kleenex
Sewing kit
Address book
Checkbook
Cellphone and charger
First aid kit

Notes

  • Carpet may be brought, but may not be glued or taped to the floor
  • TV's do not need any special digital conversion box
  • If you have any questions about whether an item will or will not "fit" please contact the housing office

Items not to bring

  • Pets (any living animal, including fish)
  • Weapons (all kinds, but not limited to, knives, paint ball guns, BB guns, pellet guns, air soft guns, super soakers, decorative weapons)
  • Appliances with exposed coils, hot plates, grills, toasters
  • George Foremen-type grills
  • Halogen lamps
  • Outside antennas
  • Candles

Linens

University Hall, Heitz Hall, and Williams Hall will have extra-long twin mattresses provided throughout the entire building.  Harper Hall and Wyckoff Hall will have one extra long mattress and one standard mattress in each room. Geisert and Singles will all have standard mattresses.

The extra long mattresses are 3" longer than standard size. To request an extra-long mattress in any other building, make a request under "Additional Housing Information."