What To Bring, and What To Leave Behind

Move-in Weekend will be here before you know it!  It is not too early to start thinking about what you should pack and what you should leave behind.

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Bedroom:

  • ˜        Linens – comforter, sheets, bedding (please see the Room Inventory Check-List for size of beds)
  • ˜        Mattress pad
  • ˜        Pillows
  • ˜        Hangers
  • ˜        Iron
  • ˜        Ironing board
  • ˜        Clothing (be sure to include warm clothes for the cold winters, and ice skates!)
  • ˜        Kettle
  • ˜        Coffee-maker
  • ˜        Mugs and glasses
  • ˜        Posters and other items to personalize your room

Electronics:

  • ˜        Computer
  • ˜        Printer
  • ˜        Headphones
  • ˜        Electric power-bar
  • ˜        Extension cords
  • ˜        Alarm clock
  • ˜        Ethernet cable
  •         TV (no bigger than 32 inches)
  •         Game Console

School:

  • ˜        Binders
  • ˜        Lined paper
  • ˜        Pens, pencils, highlighters
  • ˜        Backpack

Cleaning and Hygiene:

  • ˜        Toothpaste
  • ˜        Toothbrush
  • ˜        Hairbrush
  • ˜        Hairdryer
  • ˜        Shampoo / Conditioner
  • ˜        Soap
  • ˜        Towels
  • ˜        Laundry hamper / basket
  • ˜        High Efficiency Laundry detergent
  • ˜        Cleaning supplies
  •         Broom, dustpan

Kitchen – Suite Style Buildings ONLY:

  •         Hot plate/stove top (Leeds House has a stove top)
  •         Dish rack
  •         Dish towel
  •         Dish soap and sponges, etc.
  •         Pots and pans
  •         Toaster over or toaster
  •         Blender/food processor
  •         Glasses, cups, mugs
  •         Kettle
  •         Coffee maker
  •         Plates and bowls
  •         Cutlery
  •         Can opener
  •         Cutting board
  •         Measuring cups

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 Things to Leave Behind – What NOT to bring

  • ˜        Beer bottles (cans only, if 19 or over)
  • ˜        Pets of any kind
  • ˜        Extra furniture
  • ˜        Subwoofers or large speakers
  • ˜        Any sort of weaponry
  • ˜        Candles or incense
  • ˜        Cooking equipment (e.g. blenders, toasters etc.) – unless you are in a suite style residence
  • ˜        Space heaters
  • ˜        Your own fridge (don’t forget to rent from Coldex)
  • ˜        Drugs and drug paraphernalia
  • ˜        Drinking paraphernalia
  • ˜        Drum sets and electric guitars