What to bring to college

Living on campus?

Here's what to bring:

The essentials

  • Comforter or blanket
  • Twin extra-long sheets
  • Pillow(s)
  • Mattress pad
  • Hand and shower towels
  • Alarm clock
  • Desk lamp
  • Dry erase board for room door
  • Power strip
  • Waste basket
  • Laundry basket/hamper
  • Hangers

Emergency preparedness

  • Batteries
  • Checkbook and/or bank card
  • First aid kit
  • Flashlight
  • Passport
  • Prescription medication

School supplies

  • Backpack or tote
  • Calculator
  • Notebooks
  • Pens/pencils/highlighters
  • Planner
  • Protective iPad case/cover
  • USB data storage

Clothing items

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sportswear
  • Professional outfit
  • Semi-formal outfit
  • Beachwear
  • Flip-flops
  • Raincoat
  • Shower shoes
  • Slippers


Cleaning items

  • Cleaning wipes
  • Drying rack
  • Duster
  • Laundry detergent
  • Laundry  basket/hamper
  • Personal toiletries
  • Shower caddy
  • Trash bags
  • Trash can

Technology

  • DVD/gaming players
  • Microwave
  • Personal computer/laptop
  • Printer
  • Small fridge
  • Stereo
  • Television

Miscellaneous items

  • Adhesives for hanging items
  • Air freshener
  • Cards/board games
  • Instruments
  • Personal decorations
  • Safe/lock box
  • Sports equipment (bicycle, skateboard, soccer ball, surfboard, tennis racquet, etc.)
  • Storage boxes

Do NOT bring

  • Candles
  • Cooking appliances (hot pots/toaster/toaster oven/Foreman grill)
  • Decorative alcohol bottles
  • Extension cords
  • Pets (excluding fish)
  • Weapons (knives or firearms)
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