1. K-State home
  2. »Kansas State Polytechnic
  3. »Residence Life
  4. »What to bring

Kansas State Polytechnic

What to bring

As you prepare to start your on campus living experience here at Kansas State Polytechnic, here are a few things you should know:

Items included in your room:

  • Bed
  • Dresser
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk w/ shelf
  • Carpet
  • Cable service
  • Ethernet service

Two rooms are adjoined by a bathroom, which is shared by four people. The bathroom has a shower with a shower door (no shower curtain is needed) and there is a sink in each room.

What to bring to your home away from home:

  • Linens for your bed- sheets size should be extra long twin
  • Pillows
  • Bathroom supplies (towels, wash cloths, toilet paper etc....)
  • Laundry bag / Laundry Soap
  • Alarm Clock
  • Desk Lamp
  • Trash can / Bags
  • Cup / Mug / Glass / Plate / Bowl / Silverware

Things not to bring:

  • Weapons of any kind (including antiques or collector's items)
  • Dart Boards
  • Fireworks
  • Waterbeds
  • Incense
  • Appliances with an open coil (toaster ovens, toasters, electric skillets, hot plates)
  • Pets that do not live in an aquarium

Items you might want to bring:

  • Pictures
  • TV / DVD Player
  • Microwave (no more then 800 watts)
  • Refrigerator (no more the 5.0 cubic feet)
  • Computer
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Batteries
  • Air Freshener
  • Tool Kit
  • Power strips / Surge protectors / Extension cords
  • Extra long TV cable
  • Ear Plugs
  • First Aid kit
  • Hangers
  • Can Opener
  • Dish Soap
  • Fan
  • Iron
  • Full length mirror
  • Social Security Card / Copy of Birth Certificate, Bank Account Information
  • Anything that will make your home away from home comfortable

Your Kansas State Polytechnic family welcomes you to your new home! If you have any other questions please feel free to call 785-826-2957.