What to Bring

While this list is mostly complete, we encourage you to also try and think of other things you may need. Also, all the items on this list are not necessary for you to have…some are simply luxuries. Use your own judgment to fit your lifestyle.

Linens

  • Twin Bed Sheets (X-Long)
  • Pillows
  • Wash Cloths
  • Bath Towels
  • Dish Cloths
  • Dish Towels

Accessories & Miscellaneous

  • Curling iron/flat iron
  • Clothes Iron
  • Hair Dryer
  • Alarm Clock
  • Phone/cell phone
  • Dishes
  • Flatware
  • Can Opener
  • Fan
  • Bookbag/Backpack
  • Crates (Storage)
  • Wall Decorations
  • School Supplies
  • Stamps & envelopes
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Laundry Bag
  • Dish Detergent
  • Spending Money
  • Check Book
  • Two forms of ID (if you are planning to work on campus)

Hygiene

  • Toothbrush & Toothpaste
  • Soap, Shampoo, Deodorant
  • Shower caddy
  • Contact Solution
  • Razors
  • Cosmetics
  • Medication, pain relievers
  • Blankets
  • Shaving Cream
  • Spare Glasses
  • Combs or brushes

Clothing

Because you might be limited on space, it is important to keep your clothing as seasonal as possible.

  • Daily clothes and limited dress clothing
  • Robe (for trips to the shower)
  • Shower shoes
  • Raincoat/Umbrella
  • Comfortable Shoes
  • Pajamas
  • Jacket
  • USF Sweatshirt

Luxury Items

  • TV/DVD player
  • Computer/Laptop
  • USB storage drive

Leave at Home

  • Extension cords (surge protectors are acceptable)
  • Weapons
  • Candles & Incense
  • Tobacco products
  • Alcohol & alcohol paraphernalia
  • Halogen lamps
  • 3-M strips, duct tape, nails, screws (all hanging should be done with masking or painters tape or sticky tack) The following items are prohibited in rooms: (these items may be used in kitchenette areas only; we provide microwaves in the kitchenette areas)
  • Microwaves
  • Coffee pots
  • Toasters
  • George Foreman grills
  • Miscellaneous kitchen appliances