Download Residence Life Checklist  

The following is a list of suggested items for your new home at Paine College. You do not have to bring all of the items listed. This is merely a guideline of what students typically bring to school.


Director of Residence Life: Lauren Deville - Extension: 8150

Essential Items

  • Housing assignment
  • Academic advisor Assignment
  • Class schedule
  • ATM card/checkbook
  • Social security card
  • Copy of insurance card
  • Orientation booklet

 

 

Bedroom

  • Clothes
  • Sheet set (twin 36x80)
  • Comforter
  • Mattress pad
  • Pillows
  • Rug (if room isn’t Carpeted)
  • Hangers
  • Dry erase board
  • Photos
  • Stereo/alarm clock
  • Fan
  • Trash can
  • Mini-fridge
  • Coffee pot
  • Dishes & utensils
  • Dish soap & sponge

 

 

Multimedia

 

 

Laundry Items


  • Laundry bag/basket
  • Laundry detergent
  • Dryer sheets
  • Stain remover

 

 

Seasonal Items

  • Winter coat
  • Hat/scarf/mittens
  • Boots 
  • Raincoat
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket
  • Swimsuit
  • Beach towel

Study Supplies

  • Pens and pencils
  • Highlighters
  • Index cards
  • Sticky notes
  • Tape
  • Paperclips
  • Scissors
  • Stapler/staples
  • Calculator
  • Computer/laptop
  • Printer 
  • Dictionary/thesaurus
  • Notebook paper
  • Folders/binders
  • Calendar/day planner

 

 

Room Improvement

  • Storage bins
  • Surge protector
  • Extension cords
  • 3-way/6-way outlet plugs
  • Toolkit

 

 

Bathroom/ Shower Items

  • Towels/washcloths
  • Toothbrush/paste
  • Floss
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Shower shoes/flip flops
  • Shower tote
  • Bathrobe
  • Body lotion
  • Soap
  • Shaving cream
  • Razor/blades
  • Hairdryer
  • Curling iron/straightened
  • Nail clippers
  • Q-tips/cotton balls
  • Makeup
  • Prescriptions/refills
  • Bandages
  • Tissues
  • Feminine products








Please Note: Microwaves, George Foreman-type grills, toasters, toaster ovens, space heaters, candles, incense, and halogen lamps are NOT ALLOWED in residence hall rooms.If you are shipping items, please do so after August 21 and mail to: [Your Name], c/o [Your residence hall] , 1235 15th Street Augusta, GA 30901. Please note residence hall and room number on the box.