We are excited to have you join the Central College community! If you are wondering what to bring (and what not to bring) with you to campus, the list below should help!

This list has been compiled by students who've already made the transition, but is in no way comprehensive. Likewise, it is not necessarily recommended that you bring all of these things either. Once you get your roommate assignment (mid-July), it's a good idea to discuss with your roommate what you plan to bring to avoid duplication of the big items (like TV's, fridge, futons, etc.).

Download the Residence Hall Guide/What to Bring

The Basic Necessities

Home Decor

Recreation and other supplies you can't live without

School Supplies

First Aid Supplies

Grooming Products


Things Not To Bring

For the health, safety and well being of all, it is necessary that some items be restricted from possession or use in the Central College residence halls. These items are as follows: