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What to Bring


We are excited that you’ve made the decision to attend The Great Bethune-Cookman University, and we are here to ensure that your transition to the University will be as smooth and successful as possible. All rooms are furnished with a bed, desk, chair and closet. We have created a list to aid you in your process.

*Some Residence Halls do not have elevators.  Please consider this information while packing.

What to Bring

  • Electrical Devices
    • Coaxial Cable for TV Connection
    • Television/DVD/Blue Ray w/ Connector
    • Clock/Radio Clock
    • Surge Protector
    • Desk Lamp  
    • Iron/Iron Board
  • Appliances
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator (Underwritten Laboratory Approved, not to exceed 3.5 cubic feet and draw more than 1.5 running amps)
  • Linens
    • Pillow/Pillow Cover
    • Extra Long Twin Sheet
    • Towel (Hand/Body)
    • Comforter
    • Throw Rug
  • Cleaning Supplies
    • Clorox-based Shower Spray & Toilet Cleaner
    • Sponges
    • Toiletries
    • Broom/Dust Pan/Floor Cleaner (Swiffer)
    • Plug-Ins/Air Fresheners (aerosol)
    • Flameless Candles
    • Liquid and Pods Laundry Detergent
    • Plunger and Toilet Brush
  • General
    • Hangers
    • Laundry & Bath Soap/Basket
    • Bathroom Accessories
    • Wastebasket
    • Shower Shoes
    • 3m Command Strips (only)

What NOT to Bring

  • Electrical Devices
    • Musical Instruments equipped with amplified devices
    • Amplifier
    • Extension Cord
    • Plasma TVs (Please note there is a difference between Plasma and Flat Screen)
    • Routers
    • Hoverboard/self-balancing scooter(Due to high risk of electrical fire)
  • Appliances
    • Hot Plate
    • Deep Fryer
    • George Foreman Grill
    • Toaster/coventional ovens
    • Crock-Pot
    • Coffee Maker
    • Blender
  • Flammables
    • Fire arms or other weapons
    • Drugs
    • Fireworks
    • Burning of incense/candles
    • Gasoline or other flammable materials and devices
    • Candles/Wax Warmers/Oil Warmers
  • Cleaning Supplies
    • Mops (String Cloth)
    • Gel-Based Toilet Cleaner
    • Powder Laundry Detergent
    • Pets (except for guide dog)
    • Extra furniture
    • Waterbeds or other water filled furniture
    • Weightlifting Equipment 


*All Residence Halls at Bethune-Cookman University are Wireless Internet Capable.

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