What To Pack

Pack Smarter, Not Harder

When packing for university life at Huntington University, keep in mind the list of things you should pack, as well as those things you shouldn't. This list has been compiled by Huntington University students and included necessities and optional items. The residence hall rooms are already outfitted with beds, dressers, wardrobes, desks, desk chairs, and window blinds for each student. 


Things to Bring
  • Bath Towels & Wash Clothes
  • Backpack
  • Pillows/Bedding for Twin XL Bed/Mattress Topper
  • Desk/Accent Lamps
  • Command Strips/Hooks
  • Rain Gear
  • Laundry and Cleaning Supplies/Hamper
  • Ziploc Bags
  • Power Strips/Extension Cords/Chargers and Long Charging Cords
  • Fan
  • Mini Fridge
  • Under Bed Storage Containers
  • School Supplies (pens, notebooks, etc.)
  • Mini Dry Erase Board and Markers
  • Television
  • Bicycle
  • Shower Caddy
  • Alarm Clock
  • Room Decorations
  • Laptop

Things to Leave at Home:

Upholstered furniture (including upholstered futons)
Microwave (each floor has one)
Printers (printers are located in all dorms and academic
Halogen, lava, or oil lamps
Lofts for beds
Furniture in Your Room
Twin XL bed
Desk chair
Window blinds
HU provides the following furniture items for your room:
(The size and style may vary from dorm to dorm)
Enjoy a Futon?
The only type of futon that you may have in your room is a
futon with a removable cover/padding. Upholstered futons will not be permitted.