What can I bring?

April 14th, 2011 by Kristi

The following lists will be helpful when new students shop and plan for there campus room. We recommend that students work out some of the details in advance with their roommate to avoid duplication on some of the larger items!

Can Have… Can’t Have… Should Have…
  • Curtains
  • Posters
  • Microwave (small) (Energy Star if possible)
  • Refrigerator (5 cubic ft. or smaller) (Energy Star if possible)
  • Iron / Ironing board
  • TV / VCR (Energy Star if possible)
  • Small Stereo (Energy Star if possible)
  • Fan
  • Rug
  • Dry erase board
  • Computer / Printer (Energy Star if possible)
  • Power strips (UL approved)
  • Mattress toppers
  • Extension cords
  • Halogen lights / lamps
  • Candles
  • Incense
  • Pets (small fish / tanks are permitted)
  • Open coil appliances (toasters, hot plates, etc.)
  • Propane-based grills and appliances
  • George-Foreman type grills
  • Electric blankets
  • Storage containers
  • Alarm clock
  • Snack food / beverages
  • Waste basket
  • Laundry basket / detergent
  • Shower shoes
  • Hangers
  • Warm clothes
  • Towels
  • Sheets (exta-long twin) (Residence Hall Linens program)
  • Blanket(s), comforter, pillow(s)
  • Shower caddy

For more information, go to the campus Room Furnishings page.