The ultimate university checklist

28 May 2019

Whether you’re in student halls or renting a house, you can normally assume that you won’t need to buy a bed frame, mattress, cupboard or table. However, you will need to buy the following items:

The ultimate university checklist

University essentials: Kitchen

If you’re moving into student halls, you shouldn’t need to worry about standard kitchen items like a kettle, toaster or microwave, but it’s worth double checking before you move in. Otherwise, university essentials for your kitchen should include:

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University essentials: Bathroom

Of course, you’ll need to make sure you have all your toiletries – toothpaste, deodorant, shower gel and so on – ready from the first day you arrive on campus. There are also some other bathroom essentials, including:

 Most accommodation will come with some of these items, so again, it’s worth contacting your landlord or uni accommodation office to find out what you’ll need to bring.

The ultimate university checklist

Other university essentials

Aside from what you need in your home, there are a few other things to add to your university checklist. These include:

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