Each room is equipped with one bed, desk, desk chair, dresser, and floor lamp. Room layouts are available here. It is a good idea to check with your roommate(s) to coordinate what each of you will be bringing. You may find the recommendations below helpful in planning your move to campus. The list consists of suggestions based on past students' packing plans, but it should not be considered a comprehensive list of your personal packing needs.
Many of these items may be available for purchase on campus and in the greater Philadelphia area:
3601 Walnut St - University Sq
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3895
Store telephone: (215)898-7595
Click here for directions to local stores.
Twin Extra-Long Sheet Set
Mattress Pad & Egg Crate
Desk Lamps/Additional Lighting
Tool Kit (hammer, nails, screwdriver)
But Not Necessary
Note: The Thursday night of move-in, NSO will be hosting a trip to IKEA. Details can be found on the Late Night Information page.