A Move-In Guide for New Residents

There are some items that a room may only need one of so we encourage you and your roommate(s) to discuss the following items on the list below:

  • Stereo and headphones
  • Music
  • TV, DVD, Blu-ray Player
  • Standing lamps
  • Microwave
  • Mini-Refrigerator

For Your Room:

  • Bed linen (XL Twin size bed)
  • Pillow
  • Comforter/Blankets
  • Twin mattress pad (if you wish)
  • Clothes hangers
  • Storage boxes
  • First Aid Kit
  • Posters (no nails)
  • Alarm clock
  • Computer
  • Printer

For the Bathroom:

  • Towels: full sized and hand towels
  • Shampoo, conditioner, soap, etc...
  • Toothpaste, toothbrush, plastic toothbrush case, etc...
  • Shower caddy (something to keep your toiletries in)
  • Hairdryer, curling iron, brush, etc...
  • Shaving items
  • Other personal items...

For the Kitchen:

  • Plates and bowls
  • Cups, glasses, mugs, etc...
  • Utensils for eating and cooking
  • Can opener
  • Cookie sheet, pots, pans, etc...
  • Mixing bowl
  • Measuring cup or spoons
  • Sponge and dish soap

Additional Items You May Want:

  • Fan
  • Room decorations
  • Hanging message board for door (no double-sided sticky tape)
  • Camera & photo album
  • Stationary
  • Envelopes and stamps
  • Key chain (a lanyard will be provided upon check-in)
  • Backpack
  • Extension cords (minimal use)
  • Power strips (with Surge Protector)
  • Flashlight
  • Calendar
  • All purpose cleaner
  • Small vacuum (there is one available for check-out as well)

Leave at Home

  • Hot plates
  • Bunsen burner
  • Electric cookware
  • Paper lanterns
  • Candles
  • Incense
  • Space heaters
  • Air conditioners
  • Bed raisers
  • Pets (only a fish with a 2 gallon maximum is allowed)
  • Weapons (guns, airsoft guns, knives, etc...)