Move-in Checklist



  • Alarm Clock
  • Area Rug
  • Backpack
  • Square Bed Risers up to 8" high
  • Bed Sheets
  • Bicycle and Lock
  • Blanket
  • Bookcase
  • Broom and Dustpan
  • Can Opener
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Clothes Hangers
  • Computer
  • Curtains and Tension Rod (Blinds are Provided)
  • Desk Lamp
  • Desk Organizer
  • Eating Utensils and Dishes
  • Electric Blanket
  • Fan
  • First Aid Kit
  • Flashlight
  • * Furniture (dependent on size)
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Laundry Supplies/Basket
  • Mattress Pad/Cover
  • Memo Board/Note Pads
  • Painter's tape or double sided adhesive strips that will not damage walls
  • Pictures/Posters
  • Shower Caddy
  • Shower Liner and Curtain (rod is provided)
  • Social Security Card (For campus jobs)
  • Surge Protector (should have an on/off switch)
  • Towels
  • Trash Bags
  • Umbrella
  • Under-Bed Storage Boxes
  • Wastebasket
  • No air conditioners
  • No alcohol, drugs or drug paraphernalia
  • No bed lofts (only bedlofts leased through the Collegiate Bedloft Company)
  • No candles, incense, fireworks or weapons
  • No halogen lamps
  • No hotplates or any electrical appliance with open or exposed heating element
  • No masking or cellophane tape, nails, and other products that damage paint or wall surfaces
  • No multi-bulb light fixtures or "octopus lamps"
  • No pets except fish
  • No safes (only safes leased through Collegiate Bedloft Company)
  • No self-built lofts of any kind
  • No space heaters
  • No toasters or toaster ovens (except in the Village or South Donahue)
  • No extension cords
  • No waterbeds
  • No wireless routers or devices that might interfere with our network
The Office of Sustainability offers the following materials for learning how to have the most efficient move-in. All incoming students are encouraged to make use of these resources to help make Auburn a sustainable and waste-free campus.

* No University provided furniture can be removed from the room/suite.

Last Updated: May 20, 2019