WHAT NOT BRING - -Pets: only fish in a 10-gallon or less aquarium are permitted.
-Non-CFL or LED lights: Holiday lights, halogen lamps, black or neon lights, incandescent bulbs, paper lamps/lanterns with bulbs, torchiere floor lamps or light kits are not allowed.
-Weapons: Firearms, weapons, ammunition or facsimiles.
Fireworks and Explosives
-Candles or Incense: Open flames are prohibited in the residence halls. Even candles that have never been used are not allowed. Battery-operated (flameless) candles are a great alternative. This also includes plug-in air fresheners, wax warmers, potpourri warmers, Scentsy or other heated fragrance devices.
-Extension Cords or Multi-Plug Converters: Use a power strip instead.
-Toxic Chemicals or Hazardous Materials
-Combustible Materials: Charcoal, gasoline, propane or charcoal starter fluid is not permitted. While grills are available for use around some of the residence halls, please be aware storing of many of the typical grilling products is not allowed in the residence halls.
Mattress: You will need to use the mattress provided in your room and are not allowed to bring a separate mattress. A mattress cover or pad is allowed.
Homemade Furniture/Lofts: Self-built or purchased lofts are not allowed. All residence halls, except Ballard Hall, are furnished with versatile twin-XL sized loftable furniture. John Neumaier Apartments are not equipped with lofting capability. Nelson Upperclass Singles are furnished with full-size beds that are not loftable.
-University Furniture Not Assigned to You:If the furniture is from a study lounge, that's where it belongs.
-Ashtrays, Alcohol, Empty Alcohol Containers, Alcohol Boxes, etc.
-Printers: Each hall has a printer in their lounge, along with some computers for use, so save space and leave it at home!
-Temperature Control: Window or portable air conditioners and space heaters are not permitted.
-Appliances that are NOT Allowed: The use of any appliance with open heating coils is prohibited. Appliances that are not allowed include crock pots, Pizzazz Pizza Cookers, toasters, toaster ovens, hot plates, electric skillets and woks, indoor grills/George Foreman grills, rice cooker, deep fryer, electric sandwich makers/presses, waffle makers, bread makers, hot oil popcorn poppers, broilers, camp stoves, coffee/drink warmers (this does not include coffee makers), convection ovens, induction cooking appliances, outdoor grills, soldering irons or any electrical appliances that are not UL approved and/or labeled. Please see above for a listing of appliances that are allowed in the halls. If there is an appliance you are interested in bringing but is not featured on either list, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for clarification.
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