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What to Bring

Please review the suggested items to bring and prohibited items listed below.

On-campus residence hall rooms are furnished with the following items (one per student): extra-long twin bed, closet or wardrobe, bureau, desk and chair. Rooms also have wired and wireless internet.

Required Items

  • Masks
  • Thermometer
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Go-bag items (see separate list below)

What to Bring

  • Extra-long twin sheets and blankets
  • Fan
  • Desk lamp
  • Storage containers
  • Trash can
  • Sticky tack for posters
  • Surge protector
  • Umbrella/rain boots
  • Laundry detergent
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Clothes (pack summer/fall clothes to start and bring home when winter clothes are needed, etc.)
  • Pots, pans, dishes, utensils for students in residence halls with a kitchen

Please only bring what you need. Additional items may be purchased upon arrival from the many different stores on Aquidneck Island.

Things to Coordinate With Your Roommate

  • Up to a 3.2 cubic foot refrigerator (one per room)
  • 0.7 cubic foot microwave (one per room)
  • Television/DVD player (please note that Salve Regina now utilizes a streaming service so there is no cable connection in rooms)
  • Room decorations
  • Gaming system
  • Rugs

What to Bring (On-Campus Apartments)

Each apartment unit includes kitchen with oven, stove, sink and apartment-sized refrigerator/freezer, as well as common area with TV and bathroom(s).

Students should coordinate the following items with their apartment-mates:

  • Dishes
  • Cups
  • Utensils
  • Flatware
  • Pots and pans
  • Dish soap and sponges
  • Garbage can
  • Cleaning supplies for kitchen and bathroom(s)

Relocation Packing List (Go-Bag Items)

  • Clean clothes for at least three days
  • Laundry detergent, fabric softener and dryer sheets
  • Non-perishable snacks
  • Retainer (if you wear one)
  • Cell phone and phone charger
  • Laptop and laptop charger
  • Headphones
  • Textbooks and other school supplies
  • Wallet/purse with student ID card, medical insurance card and debit/credit card
  • Toiletry kit
  • Toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, hairbrush/comb, hair dryer, tampons/pads, saline (if you wear contacts), body wash, razor, shaving cream, Q-tips, tissues
  • Glasses or contacts
  • Prescription and non-prescription medications

Do Not Bring

  • Pets
  • Candles/incense
  • Cooking appliances (single-cup coffeemakers such as Keurig, Breville and Tassimo are allowed)
  • Electric blankets
  • Space heaters/air conditioners
  • Halogen lamps/spider lamps
  • Christmas lights, string lights and paper lanterns that are not battery operated
  • Alcohol (including empty decorative bottles and shot glasses)
  • Cars (first-year students are not permitted to have cars on campus)
  • Weapons of any kind (including decorative swords and paintball guns)
  • Road signs
  • Drugs/drug paraphernalia
  • Hookah pipes/vaporizers/e-cigarettes
  • Hoverboards
  • Drones