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Residence Hall Packing List

Bedding: Extra long twin sheets, comforter, blankets, pillows and pillow cases

Bath: Towels and washcloths, shower caddy, bath accessories, soap, razor, shampoo, and shower shoes/flip flops

Kitchen: Pots, pans, bowls, dishes, utensils, glasses, dish towels, sponges, and dish detergent

Laundry: Iron and ironing board, drying rack, laundry bag/basket, detergent, bleach, and fabric softener (No need to bring quarters because laundry is free in most residence halls, with exceptions for University Crossings & Stiles Hall in Center City)

School: Computer, printer and supplies, back pack/bag, pens, pencils, highlighters, scissors, tape, stapler, and a calculator

Organization: Closet and desk organizers, storage crates/trunk, shoe rack and under bed storage bins

Telephone: All resident rooms, except University Crossings, have an opt-in voice service. Each resident has a private mailbox. This service is not automatically activated; to do so, contact Information Resources and Technologies

Appliances: Microwave (may not exceed 700 watts) and/or refrigerator (may not exceed 2.9 cu feet or draw more than 1.5 amps), and power strips (UL approved, with circuit breaker). Please coordinate with your roommate(s) so that there is only one appliance per two students. Rental units are available and will be delivered directly to your room before move-in. Orders for MicroFridge rentals can be placed here.

Things Not To Pack

The following items are not permitted in the residence halls:

  • Drugs (except prescriptions)
  • Full/empty alcohol containers
  • Pets
  • Candles
  • Incense
  • Incense burners
  • Weapons
  • Halogen lamps
  • Gas-powered equipment
  • Space heaters
  • Quartz heaters
  • Flammable liquids
  • Large stereo speakers

More information on the Drexel University Code of Conduct is available in the Student Handbook.