Housing & Residence Life

New First Year and Transfer Students

What to Bring


What should I bring?
What should I NOT bring?


  • Pillows/Blankets

  • Flat sheets (36” x 76” twin)

  • Toiletries

  • Laundry basket

  • Study lamp

  • Alarm clock

  • Waste basket

  • Cell phone

  • Computer

  • Television set

  • Cleaning and laundry supplies

  • Toilet paper

  • Office supplies

  • Throw rug (5’ x 7’)

  • Snacks

  • Refrigerator
      (max. 4.0 cubic feet, UL approved)
  • Microwave (UL approved)

It is against University policy for residents to possess or use the following in their rooms:


  • Candles

  • Incense

  • Waterbeds

  • Electric plates

  • Hot plates

  • Toaster ovens

  • Space heaters

  • Water guns

  • Toasters

  • Coffee makers

  • Foreman grills

  • Any device with an open flame


Students are not permitted to have pets in the Living and Learning Center Complex. Please see the Student Handbook for more information. 

Students are recommend to coordinate with their roommates before purchasing large appliances like refrigerators and microwaves.