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Guide to Campus Living

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What Can I Bring?

The following is a list of items you may wish to bring with you to NCCU.

Cleaning
Equipment
Household
Items
Electrical
Equipment
School
Supplies
Personal
Supplies
Clothes Drying Rack
Laundry Basket
Detergent
Laundry Softener
Bleach
Household Cleansers
Bedspread
Sheets (X-long Twin)
Pillow
Can Opener
Carpet or Area Rug
Hangers
Ironing Board
Pictures/Posters
Storage Boxes
Footlockers
Towels/Washcloths
Utensils
Alarm Clock
Cable Cord
Desk Lamp
Ethernet Cord
Refrigerator *
Stereo with Headphones
Telephones
Television/cable ready
Surge Protector **
Backpack
Computer
Notebooks
Pens
Pencils
Bathrobe
Bicycle
Camera
Plants
Postage Stamps
Shower Shoes
Shower Caddy
Toiletries
Umbrella


* Refrigerators cannot exceed four cubic feet. You may want to rent a microfridge (a combination refrigerator and microwave) from RHA. For more information, contact Residential Life at 919-530-6227.

** Recommended specifications for Surge Protectors are:

  • Minimum surge energy capability of 330 joules
  • Response time of one nanosecond or less
  • Surge voltage/current capabilities of 6,000 volts/10,000 amps
  • EMI/RFI noise filter
  • Rating of 125 VAC-15 amps

What to Leave at Home

Burners
Candles/Incense
Ceiling Fans/Lights
Crock Pots
Deep Fryers
Electrical Heaters
Extension Cords
George Foreman Grills
Halogen Lamps (any model or style)
Hotplates
Microwave
Street Signs (or other highway nd utility signs)
Toaster Ovens
Unsafe Chemicals
Weapons (knives, bows and arrows, martial arts)
 
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