Residence Life

To Bring or Not to Bring

Residence life encourages you to bring items that make your room feel more like home and make campus life more convenient for you.

What you should bring from home:

  • Power strips (the UL approved, heavy duty type)
  • Small refrigerator (two amps or less)
  • Stereo/radio/CD player/TV
  • Linens, towels, blanket, pillow, mattress pad
  • Desk lamp (not halogen), alarm clock, electric fan, small trash can, recycling bin
  • Hair dryer, curling iron, razors

For the health and safety of you and others, some items are not allowed in the residence halls.

What you should leave at home:

  • Microwaves and toaster ovens (except in Danieley Center)
  • Extension cords
  • Halogen lamps
  • Cinder blocks to raise beds
  • Power tools
  • Gas, charcoal or electric grills
  • Candles, incense, or fireworks
  • Holiday Lights
  • Space Heaters
  • Wireless routers
  • Any open-coil heating appliance
  • Pets (ONLY non-lethal fish in a 10 gallon tank or smaller are allowed)
  • Weapons