What to Bring

When you arrive at UNH, your room will be furnished with:

What to bring
 

You will be responsible for these items for the length of your stay.

 

 

 

                    Essentials

Non-Essentials

Room needs/Kitchen/Storage
  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning supplies/dish soap
  • Bowl/Plate/Mug/Silverware
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Dry erase board for door
  • Tissues
  • Fan
  • Microwave*
  • Refridgerator*
  • Trash can
  • Mini tool kit
  • Can opener
  • Area rug
  • Small refrigerator
  • Bike*
Laundry/Clothes Supplies
  • Laundry bag or basket
  • Laundry detergent
  • Clothes hangers
  • Drying rack
  • Fabric softner and stain remover
  • Iron and Ironing board
  • Mini sewing kit
  • Lint brush
School/Desk Supplies
  • Notebooks
  • Pens/pencils/highlighters
  • Tape/paperclips
  • Scissors
  • Stapler and staples
  • Electronic storage/USB
  • Backpack
  • Computer
  • Printer/printer paper
  • Index cards
  • Sticky notes
  • Ruler
  • Stamps and envelopes
  • Folders with pockets
Toiletries
  • Bandaids/small first aid kit
  • Flip flops/shower shoes
  • Shampoo/Other soaps
  • Dental care
  • Shower caddy
  • Aspirin or other pain relief
  • Hair styling products
  • Nail clippers/nail care
  • Cold medicine and treatment
  • Tweezers
  • Cotton swabs
  • Antacid
Linens Supplies
  • Sheets (XL Twin)/pillowcases
  • Towels/body/hand/face
  • Pillows
  • Blankets/comforter (XL Twin)
  • Mattress pad
Electronics
  • Smart strip surge protector
  • Cellphone/chargers
  • Computer/supporting cables
  • Portable speakers
  • Extension cords
  • Headphones
  • Camera
  • TV
Prohibited Items
  • Toaster oven
  • Electric blanket
  • Hot plates
  • Non UL-listed appliances
  • Halogen lamps
  • Candles/incense
  • Pets-except non-dangerous fish in a 10 gallon or less tank
  • Firearms/weapons including airsoft guns
 

Special Notes

*Microwaves rated with a power output of 800 watts or less, either a stand-alone unit or a part of a microwave-refrigerator combination.

*Refridgerators less than 35" and that draw no more than 1.5 amps of power For sustainability purposes, we suggest one refrigerator per two students. Please see the Room and Board Agreement for more information.

*Bikes – Some halls, but not all, have indoor bike rooms to lock up bikes. All halls have outdoor bike racks. 

 

For more information about Prohibited items please read "Prohibited items" in our Common Questions.