Items to Bring

In preparation for your travel, you may want to consider bringing the following items:

  • Athletic wear (gym)
  • Backpack
  • Books (or arrange now to share with someone)
  • Cap (broad-rimmed)
  • Clothes (to keep cool at 80 – 100+ degrees F)
  • Credit or debit card
  • Eyeglasses
  • Hat (sun)
  • Headphones
  • Health insurance card
  • Identification card (driver license and/or ID)
  • Itinerary (flights)
  • Laptop
  • Laptop cord and accessories
  • Medication
  • Phone with camera
  • Phone charger
  • Sandals
  • Shoes (flip flops, running, tennis, or walking)
  • Snacks (such as protein bars and powder)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Toiletries
  • Water bottle

Although a few items will be provided by Housing Services if you’re staying on campus, you may wish to bring your own to be most comfortable and at ease. These items are as follows:

  • Blanket
  • Pillow
  • Sheets (twin-bed sizing)
  • Towels (bath, washcloth)

Plan to leave space in your luggage for any items you purchase during your stay, including books, or plan to ship these.