WHAT NOT BRING - -Fireworks/flammable liquids
-Alcohol advertisements, signs and/or potentially offensive material in public viewing
areas (including windows, hallways, doors).
-Alcohol/liquor and related items; including kegs, beer balls, alcohol cans/bottles (full or
empty), beer pong tables, solo cups, funnels, shot glasses or any other item affiliated
with the consumption or possession of alcohol (including beers designated “nonalcoholic).
-Drugs and/or Drug Paraphernalia
-Weapons of any kind; BB/paintball guns, NERF guns, swords, knives, box cutters, etc
-Pets of any kind
-Candles, incense or any open flame device
-Air conditioners, ceiling fans
-Hot plates, rice cookers, hot pots, portable ranges, electric fry pans, woks,
waffle/sandwich/quesadilla makers, open-element popcorn poppers, oil fryers, coffee
makers/tea makers (Keurig style with auto shut off only)
-Indoor grilling device (griddles, electric skillets, George Foreman Grills)
-Juicers and blenders (Magic Bullet blenders are permitted)
-Microwaves (one is provided)
-Open coil burning devices
-Electrically amplified instruments; including DJ equipment and drum sets
-Extension cords or multi-prong outlets. Appliances in need of electrical repair or which
may be considered hazardous
-Halogen Lamps, clamp-on, clip-on or upward facing bowl lamps, multicolored octopus
lamps, black lights, lava lamps, cloth lamp shades
-Curtains and other window coverings that are not UL-approved
-Tapestries (on walls or ceilings)
-Sand, inflatable pools, liquid filled furniture, air mattresses
-Exterior television, radio antennas, or satellite dishes or any object that protrudes from
a window or attaches to the exterior of the residence hall
-Traffic, construction or other public/private street/signs
-Cinder blocks, loft kits (only store bought bed risers are permitted). A majority of our
beds adjust to a height for under bed storage.
-Live-cut Christmas trees, artificial trees, and flammable decorations
-Weightlifting apparatus (barbells, free weights, exercise machines, pull up bars)
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