Items to Bring

In preparation for your travel, the following items are recommended to consider bringing with you:

  • 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 (standard)
  • 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, walking)
  • Snacks (protein bars and powder)
  • Sunglasses (2)
  • Sunscreen (2)
  • Toiletries
  • Water bottle (2)

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.