Office of Residence Life

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I want to bring with me to SU?

  • linens
  • pillows
  • towels
  • personal items
  • alarm clock
  • computer
  • study lamp
  • umbrella
  • coffee pot
  • posters, decorations, etc.
  • 3M Command Adhesive Strips (for hanging pictures/posters on walls in Ruter, Mabee, and Kurth)
  • push pins (for hanging pictures/posters on walls in Brown-Cody)
  • microwave (coordinate with roommate)
  • refrigerator (less than 4.3 cubic ft.) (coordinate with roommate)

What to leave at home?

  • pets (except fish)
  • halogen lamps
  • hot plates
  • refrigerator larger than 4.3 cubic ft.
  • toaster oven

What does the university provide?

Please see your individual residence hall page to see specifics on furniture provided by the University, room layouts, and dimensions.