August 3, 2010

College Packing List

v CLOTHES
Ø SOCKS: Dress (2), Causal (10)
Ø SHOES: Dress (1), Causal (2-3), Flip flops (2) (one for running out, another for the shower)
Ø Underwear (10)
Ø Camisoles (5)
Ø Pajamas(5-7 Sets)/bathrobe(2)/slippers (2)
Ø WORKOUT: Shirts (2-5), Shorts (2-5), Swim Suit (2), sports bra (2-5), more underwear (2-5)
Ø CASUAL: Jeans (7), t-shirts (10), tanks (10), long sleeve shirts (5), Sweatshirts (5), Sweaters (5)
Ø FORMAL: Suit for interviews, dresses (3-4) (one black), blouses (3-4), black skirt (1), slacks (black, khaki)
Ø Jackets (3-4): light, medium, heavy (adjust accordingly)
Ø ACCESSORIES: Belts, gloves, scarves, hats
Ø JEWELRY: necklaces, earrings, watches, bracelets, ankle lets, rings


PERSONAL
Ø Glasses, sun glasses, Contact lens (year supply), contacts case (2-3), and contact solution(s)
Ø Cell phone, Digital camera, chargers, memory cards
Ø Purse(2-3), wallet, cash
Ø Grooming Tools
§ Nail clippers, nail file
§ Nail polish, nail polish remover
§ Cotton balls or makeup wedges (remover polish faster)
§ Brush/comb
§ Hair stuff: Head bands, barrettes, hair ties, hair spray, hair serum, leave in conditioner, hair gel
§ Feminine supplies (pads (2), tampons (2))
§ Boxes of Kleenex
§ Perfume and/or body sprays
§ Deodorant
§ Lotions: hand, body
§ Razor/shaving cream


Ø Make-up
§ Eyeshadow: Brown Palette and/or Grey Palette, Color Palette (optional)
§ Eyeliner: Black, Brown, Purple, Blue, Bronze
§ Mascara: Lengthening, Volume, Curve Brush
§ Foundation: Full Coverage, Medium Coverage, Tinted Moisturizer, Powder Foundation
§ Blush: Rose, Peach/Apricot, Berry
§ Lips: Lipsticks, Lipgloss, Lipliners, Chapsticks
§ Other: Contour Powder, Highlight Powder, Setting Powder, Concealer
§ Primers: Eye, Face, Lips
§ Make-up Removers: Eyes, Face
Ø Skin Care
§ Cleanser, Toner, Moisturizer, Eye Cream, Serum

v ROOM
Ø Two sets of sheet/pillow cases
Ø Comforter, fleece blanket
Ø Mattress pad
Ø Pillow(s)

v ELECTRONICS
Ø Computer
Ø Printer cable, lan cable
Ø Printer
Ø Ink
Ø Computer paper
Ø Surge protector
Ø Extension cords
Ø Multi plug outlet
Ø Mp3 Player, iPod, Speakers
Ø Lamps (2): Desk and Freestanding
Ø Clock radio/alarm clock





v BATHROOM
Ø Towels, hand towels, wash cloths
Ø Shower caddy (holder for shower supplies)
Ø Toothbrush, toothpaste, cup
Ø Soap/shower gel
Ø Shampoo, conditioner, deep conditioner
Ø Shower cap
Ø Hair Dryer
v SCHOOL SUPPLIES
Ø Planner
Ø Notebooks/binders
Ø Folders
Ø Notebook paper
Ø Post-it notes
Ø Pens
Ø Pencils
Ø Highlighters
Ø Hole punch: Single and 3 hole
Ø Stapler/staples
Ø Paper clips
Ø Scissors
Ø Tape: Masking and scotch
Ø Ruler
Ø Sticky tack
Ø Pictures/posters
Ø Flash Drive
Ø Message Board and Pen
Ø Cork board/bulletin board/magnet board
Ø Book bag, Backpack

v OTHERS
Ø Suitcase/duffel bag
Ø Hangers (thin ones)
Ø Towel rack for your door
Ø Flashlight
Ø Nightlight
Ø Light bulbs (4)
Ø Trash can(s): Most colleges only have one
Ø Trash bags
v LAUNDRY
Ø Laundry hamper (dirty clothes), Laundry Bag (clean clothes)
Ø Detergent
Ø Dryer sheets
Ø Stain remover

v KITCHEN
Ø Plates, Bowls, Knives, forks, spoons
Ø can opener
Ø Paring knife
Ø Brita Filter
Ø Mini refrigerator

v FIRST AID KIT
Ø MEDICINE
§ Aspirin, Tylenol
§ Cough drops
§ Benadryl, Dayquil, Nyquil
Ø First Aid
§ Band aids
§ Ointment
§ Rubbing alcohol swabs
§ Cotton balls
§ Cotton gauze pads
§ Tums/Mallox, etc.
§ Eye drops
§ Thermometer