What To Bring To Residence

The list below should make your move-in as smooth as possible. For a full list of things to bring, download our checklist:


Bedding & Storage

  • Bed Pillow and Case
  • Sheet Set
  • Blanket or Duvet
  • Hangers


  • Adaptors (If Applicable)
  • Mobile Phone Plan
  • Desk Light
  • Alarm Clock
  • Device Chargers

Toiletries & Bathroom

  • Towel Set
  • Flip Flops/Shower Shoes
  • Shampoo/Conditioner
  • Soap
  • Nail Clippers
  • Deodorant/Anti-Perspirant
  • Toothbrush and Toothpaste


  • Dish, Cup and Utensils
  • Water Bottle and Travel Mug
  • Dish Soap and Sponge

What Not to Bring to Residence

To keep our community safe, please note that the following items are not allowed in your room.


  • Electric Heaters
  • Personal Modems or Routers

Major Appliances

  • Air Conditioner
  • Fridge or Freezer
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Oven or Stove


  • Firewords and Firecrackers
  • Candles and incense


No Pets are allowed  

Please note that it is your responsibility to make sure that you are aware of what items are not allowed to be used by members of the SFU Residence community.  Please refer to the Residence Handbook for more information.