Residence Life


Packing List

What do you bring? What should you leave at home? What items should you talk to your future roommate(s) about? Take a look below or check out our Pintrest page for examples. 

Thing to bring:

  • Pillows, pillowcases, towels, blankets
  • Sheets— Remember, twin extra long!
  • Mattress Pad—Highly recommended
  • Desk Lamp—Halogen Lamps are NOT permitted
  • Laundry Bag, Detergent
  • Toiletries, shower caddy, shower shoes (flip flops)
  • Wastebasket
  • Alarm Clock
  • Plates, bowls, cups and utensils
  • Fan
  • Surge Protectors
  • Under bed storage bins/plastic raisers
  • Stereo/Radio
  • Dry Erase Board
  • Computer/Printer
  • Hangers.

Things to talk to your roommate(s) about:

  • Refrigerator (less than 3.9 cubic feet). Limit of one per room
  • TV, DVD/Blu-Ray Player
  • Area Rug

Items to Leave at Home

  • Microwaves (only microwaves that are a part of a Microfridge are allowed in the residence halls)
  • Extension Cords
  • Halogen Lamps/Lights
  • Candles (including decorative ones)
  • Incense
  • Pets, including fish
  • Toasters
  • Hot Plates
  • Coffee Makers/Electric Kettles
  • George Foreman Grills/Indoor Grills
  • Electric Blankets
  • Weapons (please note that this includes mace)
  • Lofts
  • Large Speakers or speakers that produce large amounts of base
  • String Lights (holiday lights)
  • Furniture such as couches and futons