Packing List

Recommended Items:

  • Pillow, blanket, sheets and mattress pad (extra-long twin for all campus housing with the exception of George Page F-block and G-block, which have extra-long full beds)
  • Towels
  • Toiletries (soap, shampoo/conditioner, toothbrush, toothpaste, etc)
  • Caddy for toiletries (personal items should not be stored in the bathroom)
  • Shower shoes/flip flops
  • Storage containers
  • Desk lamp (halogen bulbs and string lights are NOT allowed)
  • Fan (rooms are not air-conditioned*)
  • A wastebasket (A large trash can is provided in each suite.)
  • Laundry basket, laundry detergent, drier sheets
  • Clothes hangers
  • UL approved surge protectors
  • Decorative items to personalize the room (Walls cannot be more than 10% covered by posters, etc.)
  • Good walking shoes for Pepperdine's hilly campus
  • Checkbook
  • Passport
  • Prescription medication
  • Coffee maker (pod-style coffee makers are okay)
  • Cooking equipment, dishes, salt/pepper, cooking oil, etc (for apartment residents)
  • Renters Insurance

* With the exception of Drescher W block which is air-conditioned.

Please note: Each building has two or more vacuums and buckets (with cleaning supplies) available for check-out.

The following items are not permitted on campus

  • Candles, string lights (battery-operated string lights are allowed), halogen lamps, and barbecues
  • Electric heaters and air-conditioning units
  • Toasters, toaster ovens, hot plates, and any appliance with an exposed heating element
  • Extension cords or non-surge protector style power strips
  • Pets, other than approved Emotional Support Animals or Service Animals, are prohibited from campus housing.
  • Refer to Student Policies and Procedures for a thorough list and explanation of what is not allowed at Pepperdine.