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Off Campus Apartment Checklist for Students

Joseph Coupal - Monday, July 29, 2013

MovingOffCampus.com has created a comprehensive college apartment checklist to guide college students as they prepare to move into their student apartments in Blacksburg, VA. The list contains 175 essential items that every college student should have once they move in. From bedding to clothing, electronics to toiletries, this list encompasses most of the items college students use and need on a regular basis.
 
Bedding/Living

  1. Laundry basket/bag
  2. Detergent
  3. Dryer sheet
  4. Towels
  5. Sheets
  6. Pillows
  7. Comforters
  8. Mattress pads
  9. Pillow cases
  10. Fan
  11. Trash can
  12. Plastic drawers
  13. Iron
  14. Ironing board
  15. Rug

Room Setup

  1. Hooks
  2. Painters Tape
  3. Decoration (posters, etc)
  4. Screwdriver
  5. Hammer
  6. Nails
  7. Double stick tape
  8. Picture frames/pictures
  9. Mirror

Electronics

  1. TV
  2. Printer
  3. iPod
  4. DVD’s
  5. DVD player
  6. Computer
  7. Cell Phone
  8. Chargers
  9. Alarm Clock
  10. Speakers
  11. Outlet adapters (3-2 prongs)
  12. Surge protectors
  13. Ethernet cable
  14. Extension cords
  15. Batteries
  16. Camera
  17. Headphones
  18. Coffee Maker

Clothing

  1. Hangers
  2. Shoes
  3. Hats
  4. Dress shoes
  5. Belts
  6. Jacket/coat
  7. Scarves
  8. Gloves
  9. Boots
  10. Slippers
  11. Bathing suit
  12. Wristwatch
  13. Jewelry
  14. Pajamas
  15. Robe
  16. Theme party items

School Supplies

  1. Pens
  2. Pencils
  3. Calculator
  4. Note cards
  5. Folders
  6. Binders
  7. Printer
  8. Paper
  9. Highlighters
  10. Post-it notes
  11. Flash drive
  12. Scissors
  13. Stapler
  14. Desk lamp (light bulb)
  15. Bulletin board
  16. Push pins
  17. Assignment notebook
  18. Printer Ink
  19. Ruler
  20. Stamps
  21. Erasers
  22. Glue
  23. Dictionary
  24. Thesaurus
  25. Paper clips
  26. Stamps
  27. Envelopes
  28. Labels
  29. Notebooks
  30. Rubber bands
  31. Backpack

Toiletries

  1. Shampoo
  2. Conditioner
  3. Soap
  4. Toothbrush
  5. Toothpaste
  6. Mouthwash
  7. Floss
  8. Deodorant
  9. Brush/comb
  10. Hair dryer
  11. Hair gel
  12. Hair straightener
  13. Curling iron
  14. Nail clippers
  15. Nail file
  16. Nail polish Remover
  17. Nail polish
  18. Makeup
  19. Lotion
  20. Tweezers
  21. Razors
  22. Shaving cream
  23. Aftershave
  24. Bathroom dup
  25. Cologne
  26. Perfume
  27. Q-tips
  28. Sunscreen
  29. Cotton balls
  30. Shower caddy/basket

Medicine

  1. Cough medicine
  2. Advil/Tylenol/Ibuprofen
  3. Tissues
  4. Pepto-Bismol
  5. Tums
  6. Cough drops
  7. Vitamins
  8. Aspirin
  9. Band-aids
  10. Eye drops
  11. Glasses
  12. Contacts
  13. Neosporin

Eatery

  1. Cups
  2. Bowls
  3. Plates
  4. Silverware
  5. Coffee mug
  6. Water bottle
  7. Dish washing soap
  8. Cleaning
  9. Deodorizer (i.e. Febreeze)
  10. Disinfectant wipes
  11. Lint brush
  12. Stain remover
  13. Garbage bags
  14. Paper towels
  15. All Purpose cleaner
  16. Portable vacuum

Other

  1. Lock box
  2. Computer lock
  3. Dry-erase board (for door)
  4. Sunglasses
  5. Shot glasses
  6. Bottle opener
  7. Check book
  8. Roll of quarters (for laundry)
  9. Umbrella
  10. Deck of playing cards
  11. Solo cups

Forms/documents

  1. Financial aid forms
  2. Medical insurance card
  3. Student ID
  4. Credit card
  5. Driver’s license
  6. Registration Information
  7. AAA Card (if applicable)

If you have roommates, make sure you formulate your college apartment checklist with them so you can cut costs and make sure you collaboratively get everything you need.

Movingoffcampus.com


Foxridge Collegiate Apartment Homes

750 Hethwood Blvd. 100G, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Call: (888) 532-1809 (540) 951-9302
Email Usinfo@foxridgeliving.com
View Map
Opens: Monday-Friday: 9A-5:30P | Saturday: 10A-1P & 2P-5P | Sunday: 1P-5P

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