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Dorm Packing List

When it comes to preparing for move-in day at Dorm@Lucky, having a packing list can be a real lifesaver. It helps you stay organized and ensures you don’t forget any essentials. For a hassle-free move, make sure to use the list below, and pro-tip: coordinate with your roommates to make sure you don’t have multiples of items that can be shared!

And, while these aren’t on the list, make sure you don’t forget personal items that make your room feel like home, such as photos, decorations, and artwork. With a little planning, you’ll have everything you need to settle into your new dorm room and make it a great first year!

What to Pack:


  • Hangers
  • Sheets (standard length)
  • Comforter
  • Blankets
  • Pillows
  • Mattress pad
  • Alarm clock
  • Iron and ironing board/steamer
  • Wastebasket
  • Hamper
  • Laundry basket/bag
  • Laundry detergent (for HE)
  • Fan
  • Clothing
  • Winter gear


  • Shared TV
  • TV stand
  • Coasters
  • Lamps
  • Throw blankets/pillows
  • Game consoles
  • Area rug
  • Plants
  • Posters/art


  • Plates/bowls
  • Mugs/glasses
  • Silverware/knives
  • Pizza cutter/pan
  • Pots and pans
  • Coffee maker
  • Toaster or toaster oven
  • Cutting board
  • Can opener
  • Food storage set
  • Mixing bowls
  • Measuring cups
  • Spoons/spatulas
  • Dish towels
  • Hotpads
  • Trashcan/trashbags
  • Paper towels
  • Dish soap (sink and dishwasher)


  • Vacuum
  • Broom/Dustpan
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Bike lock (U-lock)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Wireless router (for 1 Gbps speeds)
  • Computer
  • Headphones
  • Surge protectors
  • Charging cables
  • School/desk supplies
  • Umbrella


  • Bath towels
  • Hand towels
  • Washcloths
  • Floor mats
  • Toilet paper
  • Tissue
  • Cold medicine
  • Pain relievers
  • Wastebasket
  • Soap dish
  • Shower curtain
  • Shower curtain liner (extra long)
  • Toilet brush/cleaner
  • Toiletries
  • Personal items
  • Scale
  • Thermometer

What’s Included in Your Dorm Room:

Your suite will come with a LIVING ROOM set that has a sofa, slipper chair, coffee table and end table. The size of the unit you are in will determine exactly how much furniture the living room comes with.

Your BEDROOM will come with a writing desk and chair, and a comfortable bed. Bunkable twin beds are provided for residents in doubles, and full beds are provided for residents in singles. Closets have organizers with drawers in them. If you are sharing a bedroom, each roommate will have their own writing desk. The beds are standard size – no long sheets are necessary!

The KITCHEN has a refrigerator, stove, microwave, and a dishwasher. There are plenty of drawers and cabinets as well. We do not limit the appliance types you can bring. Air fry away!

Each BATHROOM has a sink, vanity, mirror, toilet, and tub or shower stall. Some units also come with additional storage spaces. Shower curtains and hooks, towels, and rugs are not provided. It’s recommended that you purchase an extra long shower curtain liner to avoid water damage in your bathroom. You will need to provide your own toilet paper, toilet brush, and wastebasket.

There is a LAUNDRY ROOM on your floor. Please bring detergent for high-efficiency machines and use the recommended amount of soap (which is less than you think) and do not overload your clothes to avoid breaking the machines and/or ruining your clothes.

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