Residential Life and Housing

What to Bring and Prohibited Items

Each room will have a desk, chair, twin-sized bed frame and mattress, closet (or wardrobe) and bureau, telephone and ethernet and cable hook up. Utilities (heat and electricity) are included in the housing costs. Residents will have use of a coin-operated washer and dryer.

You will need to bring:

  • Blankets
  • Extra long twin-size sheets
  • Bedspread or quilt
  • Pillow and pillowcases
  • Towels
  • Clothes hangers
  • Alarm clock

Other items that may be useful:

  • Extra desk lamp
  • Laundry bag
  • Shower caddy/basket to carry items
  • Surge Protectors
  • Extra-long phone cords
  • Storage boxes for under your bed
  • Radio

Please do not bring:

  • Your own mattress
  • Halogen Lamps (desk or torchiere)
  • Lava Lamp
  • Candles
  • Incense
  • George Forman Grills

International students should also bring the following:

  • Passport
  • I-20 Form or IAP-66
  • Documentation of all financial support
    (bank statements, affidavit from sponsor, etc…)
  • Medical documents
  • Health insurance
    (if you are not using ClarkUniversity insurance)
  • Medication
    (at least one-month supply of prescription medication)