What to Bring for Your Room

Bedding

Linens can be purchased and delivered to campus conveniently!  Click here for more info.
Bedspread
Mattress pad
Pillow/pillowcases
Sheets (twin – extra long)
Blankets
Quilts
Egg crate pad
Decorative memorabilia such as stuffed animals special pillows/blankets

Laundry

Detergent (smaller container for carrying soap to laundry room if desired)
Dryer sheets
Laundry bag/basket
Iron
Ironing board
Spot remover
Wrinkle free spray
Woolite

Cleaning Items

Small broom (vacuums available in every residential building)
Air freshener
Rags
Glass cleaner
Wood cleaner/polish
Countertop cleaner
All purpose cleaning wipes

Your Room

Desk Decor…

Phone Computer/printer
Dictionary
Thesaurus
Notecards (colored and white)
Post-it notes
Paperclips, Rubberbands, tacks
Pens, pencil caddy
Tape (scotch, masking, duct)
Envelopes (don’t forget stamps)
Stapler/staples
Paper (scratch, writing, computer)
Folders/Notebooks
Cable cord
Power strips
Extension cords
Colored markers
Highlighters
Color crayons
Construction paper
Poster board
Ruler
Scissors
Whiteout
Calendar (desk or wall)
Study lamp
Folder/mail organizer

The Dresser…

Alarm clock
Shelf baskets
Hand mirror
Full-length mirror
Book ends
Tissues
Jewelry box
First-aid kit
Small sewing kit
Various general tools (also available at the front desk)
Plants
Misc. memorabilia

Looking at the Wall…

For hanging things on walls: poster squares for plasters walls OR push pins for sheet rock walls (ask your RA for help)!

Bulletin board
Whiteboard with dry erase markers (also consider one for your door!)
Posters
Pictures
Art work
Christmas lights/rope lights

The Closet…

Extra hangers
Shoe rack
Hanging shelf
Storage bins/tubs

Furniture Items

**Tension rod & curtains/valance for the room window (for an extra level of privacy and to add decor)**
Carpet-available in some hall dorms
Carpet tape
Futon/couch–full length sheets to cover any spills!
Chairs, ottomans
Lamp
Small heater
Fan (large and small)
Metal/fire retardant wastebasket
Microwave

Cooking Items

*kitchen located on each residential floor

Cooking/eating utensils
Dishes/plates/glasses mugs
Spatula
Measuring spoons/cups
Pitcher
Sauce pan
Cake pan
Baking pan
Hot pot
Coffeemaker
Small refrigerator – 4.8 cubic feet is the maximum size
Microwave
Toaster (use permitted only in kitchen area)
Small electric grill (use permitted only in kitchen area)

The Leisure Hours

Indoor . . .

Games/cards
Television
DVD player
DVDs
Journal/Diary

Outdoor . . .

Car/Motorcycle
Bike
Fishing/Hunting items
Personal Athletic Equipment — (football, tennis racket, glove, rollerblades, etc.)
Running shoes
Sled
Ice skates
Skis/Snowboard