What Are Must-Haves For Me To Bring?

We have compiled a list below to help make your move-in as smooth as possible. Be sure to also check out what not to bring with you to residence.

For a full list of things to bring, check out our: Complete guide to moving-in checklist.

What To Bring To Residence

Bedding & Storage

  • BED PILLOW AND CASE
  • SHEET SET
  • BLANKET OR DUVET
  • HANGERS

Electronics

  • 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 & TOOTHPASTE

Kitchen

  • DISH, CUP, & UTENSILS
  • WATER BOTTLE & TRAVEL MUG
  • DISH SOAP & SPONGE

What Else Might I Need?

We know that there are plenty of other things that you may wish to have to make you feel comfortable in your new home.  For a comprehensive list of suggested things to bring to your new residence room, please see below:

What Not to Bring to Residence

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

FLAMMABLE

  • FIREWORKS AND FIRECRACKERS
  • CANDLES AND INCENSE

ELECTRONICS

  • ELECTRIC HEATERS
  • PERSONAL MODEM OR ROUTER

MAJOR APPLIANCES

  • AIR CONDITIONER
  • FRIDGE OR FREEZER
  • WASHER AND DRYER
  • OVEN OR STOVE

PETS

  • NO PETS 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.