Students can bring some of the comforts of home into their dorm rooms.

You'll want to make sure you have all of your necessities and a few comfort items from home. 

Do Bring

  • Bedding (XL Twin)
  • Towels
  • Shower caddie and flip flops
  • Dishes and eating utensils
  • Hangers
  • Laundry basket
  • Umbrella
  • Trash can
  • Lock box
  • Cleaning supplies/Vacuum
  • Decor
  • Poster putty/Adhesive hooks
  • Desk lamp
  • Iron
  • Extension cords/Surge protection

Do Not Bring 

  • Toaster/ toaster oven
  • Hot plate
  • Electric heater
  • Candles or incense
  • Pets* 

Please note, the Allegheny County Health Department forbids animals of any kind in the residence halls, except small fish. If you think you may qualify for an emotional support animal (ESA) or service animal, you must contact the Office of Disability Services.

Contact Residence Life

#219 University Commons
Phone: 412.578.8776