What to Pack For Your New College Life:

For You

•Comfy clothes & shoes for going to class

•Outfits & shoes for formal events

•Work-out clothes & sneakers

•Bathing suit

•Light jacket

•Rainy/cold weather gear & umbrella

•Pajamas & slippers

•Bathrobe & flip-flops for the shower

For Your Space

•Towels & washcloths

•Bucket for carrying shower items

•Soap & other toiletries

•Shaving cream & razors

•Hair dryer

•Prescriptions & other medicines

•First-aid kit & emergency medical info

•Athletic equipment

•Camera

•Pillow & Bedding (Most dorm beds need extra-long sheets)

•Clothes hangers

•Tools for hanging up decorations

•Plastic containers with tight lids for miscellaneous storage

•MP3 Player/iPod  & Headphones

•Chargers for electronic devices

•Power strip approved by the housing office

•Desk or bed lamp

•TV/DVD-Player & Stereo

•Fan

•Alarm clock

•Mini fridge/microwave

•Cups, dishes & silverware

•Snacks for your room

•Crates or stacking containers

•Paper towels & cleaners

•Sewing kit, scissors & safety pins

•Message board for your door

•Laundry basket/bag

•Laundry supplies & a roll of quarters

•Flashlight

For Your Classes

•Computer/laptop

•Binders

•Folders

•Notecards

•Paper 

•Writing utensils

•Scissors

•Tape

•E-reader

•Backpack

•Calculator

•Batteries

•Day-planner