Packing List

Items to Bring

  • Bed Items
    • Alarm Clock
    • Pillows
    • Sheets (note), Blankets, Pillowcases
  • Furnishings
    • Computer/Desk Chair
    • Lamp
    • Trash Can
    • Dry Erase Board/Markers
    • Posters
    • TV/DVD Player
    • Fan
  • Desk Items
    • Calendar/Planner
    • Computer
    • Printer
    • Calculator
    • Stapler
    • Tape
    • Paper clips
    • Scissors
    • Thumbtacks
    • Postage Stamps
  • Food
    • Plates, Cups
    • Dish Soap
    • Microwave (900 Watts or less) - 1 per room
    • Refrigerator (4.2 cubic feet capacity) - 1 per room
  • Technical
    • Coaxial Cable
    • Network Cables
    • Extension Cords
    • Cell Phone Charger
  • Personal Items
    • Shower Items
    • Shower Caddy
    • Shower Sandals
    • Toiletries
    • Deodorant
    • Perfume/Cologne
  • Miscellaneous
    • Aspirin, Vitamins
    • Kleenex
    • First Aid Kit
    • Laundry Basket
    • Laundry Detergent
    • Screwdriver
    • Flashlight
    • Sunglasses
    • Clothes Hangers
    • Headphones
    • Umbrella
    • 3M Poster Strips (Please don't use duct tape)
    • Iron (boards provided)
    • Checkbook
  • Class Items
    • Backpack
    • Books
    • Schedule
    • Folders/Notebooks
    • Pens/Pencils

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."