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Things To Bring

Dolly or hand cart to make your move-in day quick and easy.

Cleaning Supplies and Masks

  • Masks—WSSU will provide each student with two reusable and washable fabric masks. Please feel free to bring extra reusable and/or disposable masks from home.
  • Clorox bleach wipes
  • Lysol disinfectant spray
  • Bleach-based cleaner for surfaces
  • Paper towels
  • Disposable plastic gloves
  • Rubber gloves for cleaning

Bed and Bedding

  • Bed sheets (all beds on campus are extra-long (80”) twin except for Rams Commons.  Rams Commons uses full size beds)
  • Blankets
  • Comforter or quilts
  • Mattress pad
  • Pillows
  • Pillowcases
  • Storage for under your bed
  • Throw pillows

Room Supplies

  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Clothes hangers
  • Decorations
  • Desk lamp
  • Fan (floor or table)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laundry detergent
  • Laundry basket
  • Mini trash can
  • Paper towels
  • Tissue
  • Umbrella and rain gear
  • Wall saver removable tape

School Supplies

  • Backpack
  • Calculator
  • Computer/Laptop
  • Calendar
  • Flash drive
  • Highlighter pens
  • Notebooks
  • Pens and pencils
  • Pocket folders
  • Power strip with surge protector (U.L. listed)
  • Stapler and staples
  • Sticky notes
  • Tape

Shower and Grooming

  • Bathrobe
  • Grooming supplies and toiletries
  • Shower basket or caddy
  • Shower cap
  • Shower shoes
  • Towels and wash cloths

Kitchen Items

  • Bowls, plates, cups, and mugs
  • Can opener
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Dish soap
  • Eating utensils  
  • Trash bags
  • Water, juices, soda and snacks
  • Ziplock bags

Entertainment

  • Blu-Ray DVD player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television

 

Things Not to Bring

Appliances

  • All appliances exceeding 200 watts
  • Coffee maker unless single-serve Keurig
  • Deep frying pan
  • Hot plate
  • Microwave
  • Popcorn popper
  • Toaster 
  • Toaster oven

Fire Hazards

  • Blowtorches
  • Candles, oil lamps, incense, or any flammable materials
  • Electric blankets
  • Electric or kerosene heater
  • Electrical extension cords
  • Firecrackers
  • Indoor/outdoor grill
  • Lights with a halogen bulb
  • Wicker or plastic lamps - all lampshades must be fireproof
  • Portable immersion water heater

Illegal Substances/ Items

  • Alcohol
  • Drugs (unless with prescription)
  • Weapons

Other Convenience/Decorative  Items

  • Air conditioners or ceiling fans
  • Dimmer switches
  • Duct tape
  • Holiday lights
  • Humidifiers or dehumidifiers (w/o a doctor’s statement)
  • Pets (except fish in tanks no larger than 20 gallons)
  • Waterbed
  • Weights