What to Bring 

RoomMoving into a Residence Hall can be an exciting but daunting experience. We hope to ensure that your stay with CSU housing will be a pleasant and memorable experience supporting an environment that fosters a quality education.

Here we will attempt to address the questions you may have concerning the move-in policy, what to bring, what not to bring, important dates, etc. What to bring for first time residents?

Following is a list of items many students may wish to bring with them to the hall. Such items are recommended by Housing & Residence Life to enhance your stay:

 

In the Double rooms or Double as a single rooms the mattresses are twins

  • Protecting mattress cover
  • Foam topper
  • Mattress pad
  • Twin XL sheet set
  • Comforter set
  • Pillows 
  • Pillowcases 
  • Under bed storage 

In the Single rooms the mattresses are full size

 

  • Shower curtain and rings
  • Shower mat
  • Shower organizer
  • Bathroom rug
  • Shower shoes
  • Shower cap
  • Shower caddy 
  • Loofah
  • Washcloths
  • Bath towels
  • Hand towels
  • Bathrobe 
  • Bathroom cleaning supplies (i.e., drain cleaner, glass cleaner, rubber gloves, shower cleaner, sponges, toilet brush, toilet cleaner)
  • Scale

 

  • Mini fridge
  • Microwave
  • Television
  • Alarm clock
  • Bedside lamp
  • Floor lamp
  • String lights 
  • Coffee table
  • Area rug 
  • Surge protector
  • Bed risers
  • Pushpins/magnets/whiteboard markers
  • Posters
  • Wall art 
  • Photos
  • Closet organizer
  • Hangers
  • Over the door storage units
  • Curtain rods
  • Curtains
  • Fan
  • Full-length mirror 
  • Trashcan
  • Shoe rack
  • Laundry hamper or bag 
  • Laundry detergent
  • Bleach
  • Fabric softener
  • Stain remover
  • Dryer sheets
  • Garment bag
  • Iron
  • Ironing board 
  • Lint brush
  • Portable stain remover pen
  • Sewing kit 
 
  • Bar soap
  • Body wash
  • Lotion 
  • Shampoo 
  • Conditioner 
  • Face Scrub Acne medicine/cream 
  • Toothpaste
  • Mouthwash
  • Deodorant
 
  • Toothbrush
  • Floss
  • Toothbrush holder
  • Razor
  • Tweezers
  • Hairbrush
  • Comb
  • Bobby pins
  • Blow dryer
  • Curling iron
  • Hair straightener
  • Hair ties
  • Hair clips
  • Headbands
  • Contacts, solution, and case
  • Eyeglasses and case
  • Eyeglass cleaner
  • Cotton balls
  • Cotton swabs
  • Tissues
  • Nail clippers
  • Nail files
  • Toilet paper

 

What Not to Bring

The following is a list of items that are prohibited in the residence hall. You should not bring any of these items with you on campus. Cooking appliances - (toaster ovens, rice cooker, hot plates, griddles, grills)

  • Skillets
  • Hot plates
  • Air fryers
  • Candles & Incense
  • Candle Warmers
  • 2 prong Extension Cords (must be 3 prong)
  • Lighters
  • Toaster oven
  • Space heaters
  • Weapons