Are you wondering what to bring along with you to FPU? Below are some suggestions of common items that you may want to have. Happy packing!

Must Haves:

  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Sheets (All living areas have twin extra long mattresses: 7.25” x 36” x 80”)
  • Blankets
  • Comforter
  • Pillow(s)
  • School supplies
  • Toiletries (hair products, shaving items, toothbrush and toothpaste, etc)
  • Medications/Prescriptions
  • Laundry and Cleaning Items
  • Laundry bag or basket
  • Laundry detergent, softener and stain remover
  • All-purpose cleaner/dusting supplies

Optional Items:

Appliances (Contact your roommate over the summer to see who will bring the following items. Only one of each of the following appliances is allowed per room):

  • Microwave
  • Small refrigerator (3.0 cubic feet maximum)
  • Television
  • Coffeemaker with an automatic shut-off

Miscellaneous Items:

  • Flashlight
  • Hangers
  • Key ring/lanyard/ID holder
  • Umbrella

Personal Items:

  • Bath mat
  • Bike (Bikes are not allowed in living areas and must be stored in a bike locker) Contact Student Government at 559-453-2040 to learn more about bike lockers
  • Shower caddy (one with holes in the bottom is best)

Room Accessories:

  • Calendar/White Board/Cork Board
  • Computer
  • Chargers (computer and phone)
  • Power strip(s) with surge protector No major appliance may be plugged into a power strip
  • Posters, photos, other room decorations
  • Small pins to hang posters, etc
  • Nails, tape, hooks or other items that may permanently damage the walls are not allowed
  • Trashcan/Trashbags

What Not to Bring:

  • Candles
  • Extension cords
  • Hot plates
  • Toasters
  • Pets of any kind

Standard Room Includes:

  • Standard desk with chair
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Drawers
  • Twin extra long mattress (7.25” x 36” x 80”)

Please use these dimensions when purchasing sheets as some extra long sheets will not fit. (Bed, Bath & Beyond sheets with these dimensions do work.)

Note: At move-in, no furniture may be disassembled or re-assembled. Students may request through or their RA to have their furniture reconfigured by Facilities management. All furniture provided by the university must stay in the room.