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Bring and Leave List

Office of Residence Life Bring and Leave List

Items you may bring:

  • Carpeting
  • Coffee pot (4 cup maximum), hot, pot popcorn popper, provided they have no exposed heating coils
  • Computer (network interface card recommended)
  • Electric razor
  • Extra-long twin-size sheets, available at most discount/department stores
  • Fan
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron
  • Items from your home to add a personal touch to your room
  • Lamp (NOT Halogen)
  • Outlet strip (You are encouraged to have an outlet strip with a surge suppressor that is approved by Underwriters laboratories U.L.).  Elmhurst College is not responsible for damage to appliances due to power outages or surges.
  • Radio, stereo, television set (cable ready), VCR (provided these items do not use an outside antenna)
  • Refrigerator (if it does NOT exceed 3.0 cubic feet or draw more than 300 watts or 2.5 amps)
  • Trash can (not provided in rooms)
  • Umbrella, rain/snow shoes and the like

Please leave the following items a home:

  • Air conditioners
  • Amplified instruments and drums
  • Any item with exposed heating element
  • Candles and incense
  • Ceiling fans
  • Grills
  • Halogen lamps
  • Homemade lofts
  • Hot plates
  • Microwaves (permitted in apartments/houses only, one per unit)
  • Pets, except fish
  • Toaster ovens
  • Water-beds

All of the furniture can be lofted without the use of any tools or additional materials. For diagrams or potential arrangements, please see furniture configurations.




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