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What to Bring

Every room is equipped with beds, desks, chairs, closets, and shelving, and the residence hall lounges have an oven, microwave, sink, and television. Apartments in Edgewood PlaceGullixson Hall, and Larson Hall have private bathrooms.

Recommended Items

  • Mattress cover and sheets (Gullixson & Teigen halls have twin XL beds.  Anderson Hall has standard twin beds)
  • Pillow, pillowcase, bedspread, extra blankets
  • Shower caddy
  • Laundry baskets and high-efficiency detergent
  • Radio, stereo, television (cable TV service available at extra charge)
  • Alarm clock
  • Desk lamp or bedside lamp
  • Posters and photos (no tacks or nails)
  • Storage bins or small dresser
  • Bicycle (may store in racks outside or in room)
  • Desktop/laptop computer
  • Rugs and vacuum cleaner (Edgewood Place rooms are carpeted)
  • One Refrigerator per resident (2.5 amps or less, limit two per room)

What NOT to Bring

For the safety of students and employees, and in keeping with Bethany’s Mission and Vision, the following items are not allowed in residence halls. Please see our Residential Policies page for additional information on room restrictions.

  • Microwaves, hotplates, toasters, corn poppers (microwaves are in the lounges)
  • Space heaters, air conditioners
  • Halogen lamps
  • Candles, incense
  • Lofts or platforms (lofting kits are only available in Gullixson Hall)
  • Alcoholic beverage containers or signs
  • Posters that are not in good taste
  • Pets (only fish are allowed, 10 gallon tank max.)
  • Additional furniture (due to limited space)
  • Firearms or weapons, even for hunting

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