Housing and Residence Life

What to bring, what not to bring

BRING

CLEANING SUPPLIES

Paper towels and napkins
Dishwashing pan
Dishwashing liquid
Dish towels Broom or vacuum-broom
Glass cleaner
Trash bags
Bathroom Supplies

ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
Computer 
Window Fans
TV(10 foot Coax Cable)
Music Equipment/Supplies
12 Cup Coffee Maker or Keurig
Microwave (less than 750 watts)
Refrigerator (less than 3 amps, 4.3 cubic ft.)
Refrigerator and Microwave Rental Program
Room Phone/ cell phone
Alarm Clock
Power Strip with Surge Protector
Lights for Desk and Floor Lights
Light Bulbs

LINENS
Extra long twin bed sheets – Suite residence halls
standard twin bed sheets – traditional halls
  - Visit the website at: http://www.rhl.org/sbc for the Residence Hall Association Program
Blankets
Comforter or bedspread
Backrest pillow
Towels, washcloths
Mattress pad
Bed Pillow

STUDY AIDS
Pens & pencils
Markers/Highlighters
Printer paper
Anti-virus software (provided by SU)
USB flash drive
Stapler
Paper clips
Scotch tape/Masking tape
Ruler
Scissors
Notebooks
Folders
Calculator
Post-it Notes


STUDENT OFFICE SUPPLIES
Throw rug (Suites are carpeted/tiled in bathroom & food prep area)
Wastebasket
Trash bags
Bulletin board
Message board
Curtains (Dimensions are on our website at: housing.ship.edu)
Wall posters
Plants
Plastic table
Furniture covers
Address book
Writing paper
Stamps/envelopes

MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS
Backpack or shoulder bag
Sleeping bag
Suitcase or duffel bag
Umbrella/rain gear
Flashlight
Plastic Storage boxes with locks or personal safe
Plastic bowls for use as storage
Can opener Kitchen knife(small)
Mugs
Drinking glasses
Water bottle
Eating utensils
Small pitcher
Small ice tray
Batteries
Plastic crates
Air freshener
Framed pictures/ high school yearbook

PERSONAL NEEDS
Small bucket/ shower caddy
Hair dryer/flat iron
Razor/shaving cream
Soap/Shampoo and conditioner
Body and face wash/Moisturizer
Sunscreen
Feminine products
Deodorant
Aspirin/Cold medication
Allergy medication
Multi-vitamins
Thermometer/First aid kit
Cotton swabs/balls/Tissues
Manicure kid/nail polish remover
Cosmetics
Hairbrush/comb
Toothbrush and toothpaste

LAUNDRY SUPPLIES
Clothing basket
High-efficiency detergent
Fabric softener
Dryer sheets
Spray starch
Wrinkle spray
Stain remover
Iron
Coins for laundry machines
Drying rack
Clothes hanger
Mending kit (needle and thread)
Safety pins
Clothing/shoes

ENTERTAINMENT
Bicycle and lock
Board games
Sports equipment
Video games and system
Ear plugs
Kindle/books for leisure
Headphones

NECESSITIES
New copies of prescriptions
Medical cards
Physician’s phone number
ATM/credit cards
Checkbook
Cell phone

ITEMS NOT PERMITTED

Drugs/Alcohol
Pets except for fish (limit on 10 gal. tank per room)
Free weights/chin up bar
Road signs/parking cones
Hot pots/Major electric appliances (including griddles)
Electric heaters
Air conditioners
Toaster/toaster ovens
Lanterns/oil lamps
Grills (George Gorman type, etc.)
Candles/Candle warmers
Bed lofts
Extension cords/ multi-plug outlets
Double sided or duct tape Cellophane Tape Adhesive backed wall coverings Paint or Stain Nails or tacks
Loveseats/sofas
Sleeper sofas
Space heaters
Charcoal
Plug-in air fresheners
Holiday lights
Popcorn poppers (that use oil)
External antennas for TVs
Hoverboards
Wireless Routers