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 What (Not) To Bring 




  •  Pillow, bedding (36x80)
  •  Mattress cover
  •  Hangers
  •  Towels
  •  Shower-tote, robe, shower shoes
  •  Toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, and soap
  •  Tissues and toilet paper
  •  Laundry detergent and quarters
  •  Fan
  •  Surge Protectors
  •  Small garbage can
  •  Alarm clock
  •  Umbrella
  •  Pens, pencils, notebooks
  •  Backpack or book bag
  •  Stapler, scissors, paper clips, and tape
  •  Dishes, silverware, and cups
  •  Coffee maker with automatic shut-off
  •  Iron with automatic shut-off
  •  Curling iron & hair straightener with automatic shut-off
  •  Electric blanket with automatic shut-off
  •  Toaster with automatic shut-off
  •  TV (newer than 2007) and co-axial cable
  •  Stereo and DVD/VCR
  •  Headphones
  •  Computer
  •  Books for leisure reading
  •  Room decorations
  •  Rented Safe
  •  Microwave (maximum of 750 watts)- provided in Bldg. A, B, D, E, F and Watson Hall
  • Refrigerator (maximum of 4.6 Cubic feet)- provided in Bldg. A, B, D, E, F and Watson Hall


DO'S for Buildings A, B, D, E, F and Watson

  •  Bath mat
  •  Area Rug for snack prep area
  •  Bathroom cleaning supplies
  •  Toilet paper



  • Candles or incense
  • Alcohol, illegal drugs or paraphernalia
  • Halogen lights or lamps
  • Weapons (guns, hunting knives, nun chucks, blow darts, et cetera)
  • Clothes washers or dryers
  • Dishwashers
  • Pets (only fish allowed)
  • Metal tipped darts
  • Air conditioners
  • Power Tools
  • Appliances Not Permitted - (wireless routers, sunlamps, open coil appliances, cooking appliances such as electric skillet, toaster ovens, deep fat fryers, George Forman style grills, electric grills, griddles, skillets, crock pot, electric wok, rice cookers, waffle makers, bread makers, hot plates, fondue pots, roasters, pizza ovens, blenders, sandwich makers, air conditioners, washers/dryers, candle warmer, potpourri warmers, propane heaters/stoves/lanterns, space heaters)
  • Octopus plugs
  • Lava lamps
  • Extension cords - only "UL" surge protected power strips are permitted
  • Fireworks
  • Waterbeds
  • Needles & Syringes (except those prescribed by a licensed physician for medical purposes)
  • Weight Equipment
  • Cinder blocks/ bricks