Residence Life

Post University's Residential Life Program was carefully designed to provide undergraduate students with a safe and secure environment in which they can excel academically and socially. We offer planned programming as well as many informal opportunities for students to get to know each other better.

What to Bring

Suggested Items for Incoming Residents:

Basics - You should bring these:

  • alarm clock
  • desk lamp
  • wastepaper basket
  • clothes hangers
  • toiletries (soap, shampoo, etc)
  • sheets, pillow, blanket/comforter for bed, towels
  • change for vending (quarters), laundry is card operated; cards can be charged in the dining hall
  • school supplies, including a dictionary
  • laundry basket and supplies
  • money for purchasing text books
  • stationery items (stamps, envelopes, paper, etc.)
  • electrical extension strip with surge protector
  • word processor or personal computer

Optional - You may want to bring these:

  • posters for walls (use rubber cement or "fun tac" to hang posters)
  • bicycle with bike lock
  • sports equipment, such as frisbees, softballs, gloves, running shoes
  • approved items: small microwave, hot pot, coffee maker, popcorn popper (unacceptable items: exposed coil cooking items, toaster oven, etc.)
  • hair dryer, curling iron
  • food, cups and plates, utensils

Items you may want to coordinate bringing with your new roommate:

  • TV, stereo, videogames
  • clothes iron, small ironing board
  • refrigerator under 3.2 cubic feet