Things to Bring/Things Not to Bring

What Do I Need?

What to bring?! When deciding what to bring to campus, please keep in mind that space is limited and many items can be shared by roommate(s) and/or suitemates.  Please be sure to contact your roommate(s)/suitemates before coming to campus to decide who will bring items like televisions, rugs, irons, ironing boards, etc.

Things to Bring to Campus

  • Extra-long twin sheets (for singles, doubles and suites in Fitzgerald Hall)
  • Twin sheets (for triples and all rooms in Maria Regina Hall)
  • Pillows and pillow cases
  • Comforter/blanket
  • Hangers
  • Shoe rack
  • Stackable crates (no cement blocks/bricks)
  • Towels/washcloths
  • Toiletries
  • Shower caddy
  • Shower shoes/flip flops
  • Laundry bag
  • Laundry soap/dryer sheets
  • Iron w/ automatic shut off
  • Small ironing board
  • Alarm clock
  • Desk lamp/reading light/floor lamp (non-halogen)
  • Laptop/personal computer
  • Mobile phone
  • Small waste paper basket
  • Flashlight
  • Television (only 1 cable connection per room)
  • Radio/stereo/iPod dock
  • Area rug
  • Small whiteboard w/ markers for door 
  • Linens :
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Clorox ipes
  • Thermometer

Things NOT to Bring to Campus

  • Alcohol/drugs
  • Hoverboards
  • DJ equipment/excessively large speakers
  • Refrigerators of any size*
  • Appliances: Hot plates, toasters/toaster ovens, microwaves*, coffee pots,  popcorn poppers, hot pots, rice cookers, George Foreman grills, etc.
  • Candles, oil lamps, incense
  • Room decorations that pertain to alcoholic beverages, illegal drugs, or material which is sexually explicit or degrading
  • Curtains, tapestries or cloth banners
  • Halogen lamps of any kind
  • Pets of any kind (including fish)
  • Weights heavier than 15 lbs.
  • Electric blankets
  • Plug-in air fresheners
  • Excessively large storage bins
  • Non-college furniture/mattress
  • Non-college locks on doors
  • Any weapon or dangerous instrument (inc. paintball markers)
  • Fireworks or large quantities of flammable materials
  • Barbecues of any kind (charcoal, gas, electric)
  • Extension cords (power strips are OK)
  • Five head floor lamp
  • Irons without automatic shut off
  • Cinder blocks, bricks or other items used to loft beds.  

*Molloy University offers a MicroFridge® rental program and these are the ONLY microwaves and refrigerators allowed in the residence hall. Each room is equipped to handle only ONE (1) MicroFridge®.  Call toll free 1-800-525-7307. or order online at

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Office of Residence Life
1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre, New York 11570-5002