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Settling In: What to Bring to Campus

Students moving into their residence halls

What should your student bring to campus?

  • Pillow, blanket, bed sheets, bed spread, and mattress pad
  • Towels, laundry bag, or basket
  • Sturdy key ring
  • Bath bucket (to carry shower supplies in traditional halls)
  • Hangers, sewing kit, and first aid kit
  • Hair dryer
  • Flashlight
  • Coat, jacket, and umbrella
  • Non-halogen study lamp
  • Throw rug
  • Alarm clock with batteries
  • Items to decorate the room!

Be sure to check out the Office of Housing and Residence Life for more information on residence-life issues and securing your meal plan.

  • Student Affairs Division
  • Sutton Hall, Suite 211-216
    1011 South Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-4040
  • Fax: 724-357-4977
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.