Skip to main content
Western Kentucky University

What to Bring

What to Bring

What to Bring to WKU:

  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Bedding/Pillows
  • Clothes Hangers
  • First Aid Kit
  • Flashlight
  • Iron
  • Laundry Supplies
  • Microwave (1000W or less)*
  • Plates/Utensils
  • Refrigerator (5 cubic ft. or less)*
  • Sewing Kit
  • Shower Caddy
  • Shower Shoes
  • Stackable Crates
  • Study Supplies
  • Telephone
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Umbrella

*WKU highly recommends Energy Star Compliant Appliances

**There is no size limit for televisions, however televisions cannot be mounted on the residence hall walls.

WKU encourages you to bring your bicycle to campus! Bike Racks are available outside all residence halls.

What Not to Bring

  • Alcoholic Beverages/Containers
  • Candles/Incense
  • Concrete Blocks
  • Contact Paper
  • Dartboards
  • Electric Grills
  • Firearms/Weapons
  • Halogen Lamps
  • Hot Plates/Toasters
  • Pets (Only fish are permitted in the residence halls. Service animals are not considered pets)
  • Space Heaters
  • Wall & Ceiling Stickers

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 
 Last Modified 9/24/14