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 Comforter set
Foam topper Pillows
Mattress pad Pillowcases
Twin XL sheet set Under bed storage
In the Single rooms the mattresses are full size
Shower curtain and rings Loofah
Shower mat Washcloths
Shower organizer Bath towels
Bathroom rug Hand towels
Shower shoes Bathrobe
Shower cap Bathroom cleaning supplies
 (i.e., drain cleaner, glass cleaner,
rubber gloves, shower cleaner,
sponges, toilet brush, toilet cleaner)
Shower caddy 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 Fan
Full-length mirror Laundry
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
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


Do Not 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