What to Pack

Consider coordinating with your roommate(s) to prevent duplication of large or shared items.

  • Address book, stamps, stationery
  • Alarm clock
  • Backpack
  • Baskets for toiletries and storage
  • Bed Linen: sheets (extra-long twin size), mattress pad (extra-long twin size),bedspread/blanket, and pillow
  • Bed risers
  • Bike
  • Cleaning supplies (cleaner, paper towels)
  • Clothing (bathrobe)
  • Computer, printer, and cables
  • Desk items (lamp, pens/pencils/highlighters, paper, calendar, calculator, tape, scissors, stapler, paperclips)
  • Fan (portable)
  • Financial items (checking/savings account, credit/debit card, health insurance card, Social Security card, driver's license or photo ID)
  • First-Aid kit (band aids, cotton balls, cotton swabs, cold/cough medicine, aspirin)
  • Food items (bottled beverages, condiments, snacks)
  • Games (cards, board games)
  • Hangers
  • Kitchen items (pots, pans, dishes, utensils, coffee maker with automatic shutoff, toaster, rice cookers, etc.)
  • Laundry basket/bag, detergent, iron
  • Padlocks (desk, laptop, and bike)
  • Room decorations*
  • Sewing kit/safety pins
  • Television 
  • Toiletry items
  • Towels
  • Umbrella

* Posters and photos must be hung with plastic tack.