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Many new students wonder about what they will need to bring along with them when they come to WCU. The following list of items was designed to make your stay at more comfortable. The items contained in this list are suggestions, you may not need all of them, and you can always bring other personal keepsakes. It is a good idea to contact your roommate(s) before coming to campus so that you may share the larger items.


• Sheets (extra long TWIN, or regular QUEEN sheets)
• Mattress Pad (extra long TWIN size)
• Pillow
• Blanket
• Comforter/Bedspread (extra long TWIN size)
• Bed skirt
• Stuffed Animals


• Lamp (halogen lamps are not permitted)
• Extra Light Bulbs (for desk lamps and floor lamps)
• Storage Crates/Bins
• Cleaning Supplies
• Decorations (posters, pictures, etc.) – DO NOT USE COMMAND HOOKS, STICKY TAPE, DOUBLE-SIDED TAPE! PLEASE USE THUMBTACKS ONLY!

• TV/VCR/DVD – High Definition (HD) compatible TV with a QAM digital tuner
• Microwave Oven (up to 700 watts and 0.7 cubic feet permitted)
• Refrigerator (not to exceed 4 amps)
• Vacuum (suites are carpeted)
• Alarm Clock with Battery Backup
• Radio/CD/Tape Player
• Computer with wireless card
• Printer (Allegheny Hall and Brandywine Hall  have computer labs with printer for residents use)



• Shower Curtain (extra long – 76”) and Hooks
• Bathroom Rugs/Mats
• Washcloths and Towels
• Shower Caddy
• Shower Shoes and Robe
• Toilet Paper
• Shampoo, Conditioner, Soap, and Deodorant
• Hair Products, Hair Dryer, Curling Iron
• Toothbrush/Toothpaste


• Laundry Bag/Basket
• Detergent
• Fabric Softener
• Dryer Sheets
• Cleaning Supplies (bathroom, bedroom, common areas)


• Band-Aids
• Antibiotic Cream
• Tylenol, Advil
• Cold Medicine
• Any Prescribed Medications (please keep secured)


• Hangers
• Lanyard/Key Ring
• Camera
• Stationery
• Postage Stamps
• Paper Products (napkins, towels, plates)
• Plastic Goods (forks, cups, bowls)
• Food Storage Containers
• Movies, Board Games, Deck of Cards
• School Supplies (stapler, notebooks, pens, etc.)
• Coaxial Cable Cord
• Sewing Kit
• Umbrella
• Flashlight
• Picture Frames
• BIKE (all bikes must be stored outdoors and are not permitted in any individual suites)


• Appliances of any kind with an exposed heating element, including, but not limited to, hot plates, toaster ovens, deep fryers, electric frying pans, sandwich makers, grills (like the George Foreman Grill), halogen lamps, are not permitted in any housing facility
• Heavy Appliances and Objects
• Candles and Incense
• Command Hooks
• Extension Cords/Power Strips not approved by WCU
• Window Air Conditioners (central air provided)
• Pets (including fish and rodents)
• Lofts or Lofting Kits
• Water Beds or Aquariums (or any large water-holding device)
• Street Signs or Neon Signs
• WEAPONS (paintball guns, BB or soft air guns, knives, etc.)
• Explosive Materials (fireworks, etc.)
• Illegal Substances or Paraphernalia
• Large Furniture Items