Pearl River Community College

What to Bring/Leave

WHAT TO BRING

It's important to know what to bring with you when you live in campus housing. Below is a list of necessities and some extras to help make your campus living a positive experience:

  • Bed Linens (Twin XL), pillows, blankets
  • Towels and other bathroom necessities
  • School supplies - book bag, paper, pens, pencils, laptop, printer, etc.
  • An umbrella for rainy days
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Storage boxes with locks
  • Laundry basket and detergent (quarters for laundry)
  • Small first-aid kit
  • Renter's insurance or a personal property rider on your parents' insurance
  • Television
  • Microwave- 1500 watts or less
  • Refrigerator- 4.5 cubic feet

Guide to River Living - Residence Life Handbook


WHAT TO LEAVE

Items that are not allowed on campus are listed below. Please refer to the Guide to River Living, residence life handbook, for a complete list of rules and regulations.

  • No command strips/hooks, nails, or tape on dormitory walls.
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Ammunition
  • Alcoholic beverages and/or empty containers
  • Controlled substances
  • Candles
  • Hotplates, toasters, and/or toaster ovens
  • Personal air-conditioners or space heaters
  • Pets
  • Water guns
  • Firecrackers or other explosives
  • Grills
  • Incense
  • Satellite dishes

Guide to River Living - Residence Life Handbook