What to bring


Need help deciding what to bring for your room in Cornish Commons? Checkout the list below of items to help make your room comfortable for your stay. We've also included a few items you should leave at home.

Provided for/In each room

• 1 Desk w/ 1 drawer

• 1 Desktop bookshelf with desk light

• 1 Movable 2 drawer cabinet

• 1 Desk chair

• 1 Extra long twin bed w/ mattress

• 4 Drawer dresser

• Private bathroom w/ shower

• Overhead Lighting

• Highspeed wired Internet

• Highspeed wireless Internet

• Thermostat to control heat

• Built-in closet space for hanging and storing clothing


essential items to bring

• Cornish/CityU/Provided ID

• State ID/Passport

• Copy of birth certificate

• Insurance card(s) / medical info.

• Prescription medications

• ATM card + Checkbook

• School/office supplies

• Bedding (extra long twin)

• Pillow(s)

• Shower curtain + rings

• Towels + washcloths

• Toiletries + personal care items

• Waste basket + recycle bin

• Cleaning supplies + trash bags

• Toilet paper

• Plunger

• Hangers

• Laundry basket

• Laundry detergent + supplies

• Cell phone + charger

• Surge protected power strip(s)

• Blue painters tape

• Umbrella / raincoat / rain boots

• Flashlight + batteries


Consider bringing

• Computer (wireless ready)

• Printer

• iPod + headphones

• Floor lamps (no halogen bulbs)

• Kitchen cookware

• Dishware + utensils

• Storage bin for snacks

• Refrigerator (3.5 cu. ft. max, 1 per room)

• Coffee maker w/ auto shut-off (no exposed warming plate)

• Electric kettle w/ auto shut-off (no exposed warming plate) 

• Iron w/ auto shut-off

• Ironing board

• Bath mat

• Wall decorations

• Alarm clock

• Push pins (for tack board)

• Desk Supplies

• First aid kit

• Hand sanitizer

• Bicycle + lock


leave at home (not permitted in Cornish Commons)

• Alcohol / illegal substances

• Candles / incense / scents

• Hookahs

• Weapons / ammunition

• Extension cords

• Halogen lamps / bulbs

• Explosives / Fireworks

• Flammable liquids

• Microwave oven

• Toaster (ok in Kitchenettes)

• Toaster oven

• Hot plate / electric grill

• Open flame devices

• Air conditioner / space heater

• Waterbed

• Nails / screws for walls

• Pets (fish in tanks less than 10 gallons are acceptable)