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What to Pack for Seton Hall Residence Halls

You May Wish to Bring

  • Alarm Clock
  • Pillows and Bedding (We recommend XL Twin Size 84" x 36")
  • Towels
  • Throw Rug for Bathroom
  • Toiletries
  • Bath Tote or Bucket
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Two Wastebaskets (Trash & Recycling)
  • Desk and/or Floor Lamp
    (No Halogen or Multiple Plastic Shade Lamp)
  • Printer
  • Flashlight & Batteries
  • Ironing Board & Iron
  • Laundry Bag or Basket
  • Dry Erase Board for Outside Door
  • Microwave (800 Watt Maximum)
  • Phone for Landline
  • School Supplies
  • Camera
  • TV (Cable Ready) & Cable Wire
  • UL Approved Power STrip with Circuit Breaker

You May NOT Bring:

  • Candles, Incense or Air Freshener Plug-Ins
  • Multiple Plastic Shade or Halogen Lamps
  • Extension Cords or Multiple Plug Adapters
  • Decorative Lights
  • Appliances with Open Coils or Sandwich/Panini Grills
  • Upholstered Furniture That Does Not Meet California Technical Bulletin 133
  • Lofts
  • Cinder Blocks or Bed Risers
  • Pets
  • Amplified Instruments

Notes:

  • All Residence Halls are Air Conditioned.
  • Some Residence Halls do NOT include overhead lighting. We highly recommend you bring your own lamp(s). Halogen lamps and multiple plastic shade lamps are prohibited.
  • If you plan to bring an electrical item or piece of furniture that is not on this list, please contact our office at (973)761-9172 to be sure it is permitted.

All items recommended on this page should be used with caution. HRL is not responsible should an item malfunction or cause damage based on user error.

Bring This

  • UL Approved Surge Protector with Circuit Breaker

    UL Approved Surge Protector with Circuit Breaker

  • Non Plug-In Air Fresheners

    Non Plug-in Air Fresheners

  • Lamps with Metal Shades, Glass Shades, or Single Plastic Shades

    Lamps with Metal Shades, Glass Shades, or Single Plastic Shades

  • Lamps with Incandescent or Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs

    Lamps with Incndescent or Compact Flouresent Light Bulbs

  • Appliances without an Exposed Heating Element

    Appliances without an Exposed Heating Element

  • Non-Upholstered Furniture - Furniture with No Cushions or Padding

    Non-Upholstered Furniture - Furniture with No Cushions or Padding

Not That

  • What Not To Bring 001

    Extension Cord or Multiple Plug Adapter

  • What Not To Bring 002

    Candles, Incense, Plug-in Fresheners

  • What Not To Bring 003

    Lamps with Multiple Plastic Shades
     

  • What Not To Bring 004

    Lamps with Halogen Light Bulbs
     

  • What Not To Bring 005

    Appliances with an EXPOSED Heating Element

  • What Not To Bring 006

    Upholstered Furniture That Does Not Meet California Technology Bulletin 133

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