What to bring (or not)

We suggest that you bring

For the bedroom

  • Bedding, comforter, duvet
    • For Leblanc, Marchand, Stanton, Thompson, Friel, Brooks and Hyman Soloway residences, bring bedding for a single bed (38 x 74 ½" | 96.5 x 189 cm)
    • For Henderson, Rideau and 90U, bring bedding for a double bed  (53 x 74 ½" | 134.5 x 189 cm) 
  • Posters & other decorations that will not damage the walls
  • Poster putty
  • Alarm clock
  • Audio and music device
  • Clothes hangers
  • Laptop / Tablet
  • Small smart TV for your room (Provided in Rideau and in 45 Mann : 1 TV per unit)
  • Extension cord, power bar
  • Extra lamp
  • Extra shelf (self-standing)
  • Fan
  • Nightstand
  • Plants
  • Shoe mat
  • Stackable storage bins

For regular use

  • Basic tool kit
  • Calculator
  • Pencils, pens, markers, ruler, scissors, stapler
  • Back pack
  • Refillable water bottles
  • Printer, ink, paper
  • Mini-fridge (traditional residences)
  • Camera
  • Dress clothes for job interviews
  • Swimsuit
  • Ear plugs
  • Needle and thread
  • Prescribed medication
  • Slippers
  • Smoothing iron
  • All chargers for electronic devices

For the kitchen

Bring bottled water and some dry food and preserves. If you ever catch the flu, you may have to stay put for a few days.

  • Dishes
  • Glasses/mugs/cups
  • Cutlery
  • Can opener
  • Mixing Bowls
  • Kitchenware (Pots, cookware)
  • Dish rack, crate, dish soap, dish towels, sponges/cloths
  • Measuring cups
  • Cutting board
  • Plastic containers
  • Sharp kitchen knife
  • Coffee maker*, tea kettle*
  • Toaster, toaster oven* (NOT allowed in traditional residences)
  • Food (even if you have a meal plan)

*All your electric appliances must have an auto shut-off feature. Cooking is not allowed in the bedrooms.

For cleanliness and hygiene

  • Basic first aid kit
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels and hand wipes
  • Shower flip-flops
  • Sanitizing product
  • Dental and body hygiene items
  • Shampoo
  • Soap dish and soap
  • Shaving gear
  • Tissues
  • Toilet paper roll (provided, but just in case)
  • Personal thermometer
  • Laundry hamper
  • Laundry detergent
  • Stain remover
  • Fabric softener
  • Folding clothes drying rack

What NOT to bring

  • Your pet
  • Toaster and toaster oven (not allowed in traditional residences)
  • Weapons
  • Candles
  • Furniture
  • Microwave oven (except for Brooks)
  • Home cinema
  • BBQ
  • Wireless router

Rent a fridge

To rent a fridge or freezer, contact Coldex

www.coldexrents.com
1-800-268-2653
info@coldexrents.com

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