Items Permitted in the Residence Halls

  • Hairdryers
  • Bean bags with tag stating they're fire retardant
  • Candles with wick removed
  • Coffee makers, clothing irons and/or curling iron with automatic shut-off
  • Humidifiers & Dehumidifiers
  • Kitchen knives with blades less than 6 inches
  • Refrigerator not exceeding 5 cubic ft (Length x Height x Depth)
  • Small area/throw rugs with tag stating they're fire retardant
  • Waste Baskets must be flame retardant
  • Aquariums equal to or smaller than 20 gallons

The following items are permitted only in Village Housing, and are not permitted in traditional, program, or co-op housing.

  • Wooden structures including lofts and room dividers (not permitted in Firelands)
  • Water coolers (Any damage the residence sustains from water coolers is solely the responsibility of the house/apartment residents.)
  • Cooking appliances (popcorn poppers, hot plates, water heaters, toasters, toaster ovens, microwaves, rice cookers, etc.)
  • Curtains
  • Grills: George Foreman