advertisement

What to bring and what to leave

Thursday, July 26, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
Matt McCabe talks with his grandmother, Mary Ernst, about coordinating how his college gear should be moved into his new residence hall room at Hudson Hall in this Missourian file photo.

COLUMBIA  — Every year students bring items that either won’t fit or aren't allowed in the residence hall.

Here’s a list of things that are commonly forgotten and a list of what should be left at home:

PACK IT

  • Social Security card
  • Insurance cards
  • Stapler
  • Scissors
  • Dishes
  • Flash drive
  • HDMI cords
  • Calculator and batteries
  • Umbrella/rain boots
  • Febreze
  • Paper towels

LEAVE IT

  • Candles
  • Whiteboards
  • Space heaters
  • Alcohol and drug paraphernalia
  • Spider-plug outlet multipliers
  • Octopus lamps

Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements