What to Bring

What should I bring with me? 

Trinity University Provides: 

  • Closets
  • Shower Curtain or Door
  • Smoke detectors
  • Blinds or drapes
  • Ethernet cable and wireless internet
  • Overhead ceiling lights
  • Extra-long twin beds in all residence halls
  • Desks, chairs and bookshelves
  • Dressers
  • Air Conditioning/Heat
  • Microfridge ® (refrigerator/ freezer/microwave combination unit)

Suggested/popular items to bring (many of these are readily available at nearby San Antonio stores): 

  • Alarm clock
  • Computer
  • Television and stereo
  • Reading or bedside lamps
  • Pillows, blankets and bed linens.
  • Towels, hair dryers, toiletries
  • Posters, plants, pictures
  • Coffee maker
  • Laundry supplies, hangers, iron
  • Medicine and prescriptions
  • Whiteboard
  • Storage containers
  • Surge protector
  • Flashlight
  • For international students: plug converter

You may not bring, nor acquire while here: 

  • Alcohol, empty alcohol containers or illegal drugs
  • Microwave, refrigerator, toaster or any cooking appliance with an exposed heating element, halogen lamps, space heaters,  and extensions cords
  • Pets (except for fish)
  • Candles or incense
  • Firearms, weapons or fireworks
  • Grills, charcoal or flammable liquids
  • Waterbeds

Students are not permitted to remove University furniture from their rooms.