Things to bring to university

Here is a list of things that it is helpful to bring to university, and some things that you don't need!

  • Extension lead
  • Homey decorations, nice bedding, photos from home, blue tac
  • Coat hangers
  • Door stops
  • Clothes horse
  • Ear plugs/noise cancelling headphones
  • Slippers
  • Hot water bottle
  • Medicinal essentials
  • Laptop
  • Washing bag/basket
  • Waterproofs
  • Over the door hanging space
  • Storage boxes
  • A planner
  • Snack box to save you walking to the kitchen
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Basic first aid kit

Things you don't need to pack:

  • Iron and ironing board
  • Printer
  • All of your clothes and shoes
  • Expensive cooking utensils
  • Kitchenware
  • Excessive stationery
  • TV/game consoles
  • Too many books
  • A mini fridge
  • Old school books and notes

A helpful tip: you can contact accommodation to find out what your room is furnished with if you're not sure!

Jess Palmer, 1st Year Agriculture student