California Polytechnic State University: San Luis Obispo - Apartment Checklist
WHAT NOT BRING - -Air conditioners, space heaters: Space heaters are not allowed in rooms. University Housing will provide them should a heating outage occur.
-Microwaves & mini-fridges: Microwaves are provided. Mini-fridges are permitted if approved by the Disability Resource Center
-Extension cords: Instead, bring a power strip with a surge protector.
-Flammables: This includes candles, incense, gasoline, fireworks and propane
-Pets: Pets are not permitted, with the exception of fish in an aquarium not to exceed five gallons per resident or 10 gallons per room.
-Industrial cleaning solvents
-Plug-in decorative lighting, holiday lights
-Halogen lamps, lava lamps
-Personal Irons: Each laundry room will be equipped with ironing boards and irons.
-Furniture of any kind: No need to bring chairs, couches or futons. Rooms come fully furnished. Keep furniture placed a sufficient distance away from electrical plugs so that the cords are not sharply bent or pressed.
-Lofts, bed risers: Riser kits, blocks and bricks are not permitted. Only furniture provided by University Housing that is designed for lofting may be lofted.
-Barbecues, charcoal, lighter fluid
-Storage units taller than 48”: If you buy a storage bin before move-in, hang onto the receipt just in case you don’t have enough room. San Luis Obispo also has stores where you can pick up items after moving in: Target, Costco, Home Depot and Bed Bath and Beyond, to name a few.
-Weapons: Air-soft guns, knives, slingshots, stun guns, BB guns, pellet guns, water guns, firearms, bow
and arrows, ammunition, explosives or other weapons are prohibited.
-Tobacco, cannabis or smoking products: Cal Poly is a smoke-free, vape-free, drug-free campus
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