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Residential Life & Housing

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, M-F
McCaffrey Center, 2nd Fl.
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

What to Bring

Listed below are a few items you may wish to bring to your new home. We suggest that you discuss with your roommate(s) who will bring shared items before arriving on-campus.

Room Basics
Sheets, blanket, comforter & mattress pad - (XL Twin)
Towels/wash clothes
Personal hygiene items (toothpaste, deodorant, etc...)

Shower tote
Shower shoes 
Clothes, shoes, and hangers

Rain coat 
Desk lamp
Waste basket
Full length mirror
Under bed storage (if you won't be lofting your bed)
First aid kit
Posters or wall decor
Family photos
Plates and bowls
Can opener
Paper plates/foil/plastic baggies
Pantry basics (popcorn, soup, oatmeal packets)

Academic Basics 

Desk supplies (Index cards, highlighters, sticky notes)

Laptop/Desktop Computer
Flash drives
Printer (with paper and extra ink)
Bulletin board/Dry erase board
Book light
Computer and Printer Supplies: Paper, ink cartridges, computer desk lock, etc. Cleaning Up & Organizing
Dish detergent
Sponge and dishcloth
Disinfecting wipes
Paper towels
Small vacuum
Liquid laundry detergent
Fabric softeners
Laundry basket or bag
Waste-basket and liners
Small refrigerator (no larger than 3.2 cubic feet)
Small microwave (no larger than 1.0 cubic feet and 900 watts)
Coffee machine 
Iron and small ironing board
*Consider bringing energy star appliances*

Tech & Entertainment
Alarm clock
Cable cords
Surge protectors, and extension cords (must be UL approved) 
Cell phone charger
MP3 Player
Speakers or docking station 
Headphones/ear buds
Television (Flat screen TVs cannot be mounted to the walls!)
DVD player 

Small sewing kit, first-aid kit and other necessary medications
Board games, recreation items (basketball, frisbee, etc.)
Bicycle/ Bicycle lock (U-Lock recommended)
Safety box: for storage of small items of value

Do not Forget
Important paperwork (health insurance card, driver's license)
Emergency contact number(s).

Please leave at home 
Toasters or toaster oven
Items with burners 
Candles or anything with open flame
Pets (Fish are allowed) 
Halogen lamp 
*All restricted items listed in housing forms*