Carnegie Mellon University
Packing List

Packing List

  • One pair of comfortable athletic (running) shoes for physical training.
  • Swim suit (one piece).
  • Shower shoes (sandals/flip-flops).
  • Bath towels (2).
  • Athletic supporters for men and sports brassieres (white) for women are recommended (4).
  • White underwear and white athletic socks for the duration of Orientation (8 sets).
  • Plain white T-shirts, round neck, (2).
  • Shaving/toiletry items: toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, shaving cream, razor, etc.
  • Photo I.D. card & medical insurance card/info.

Additionally, New Students will need to cover the costs of meals during New Student Orientation.  The information regarding this cost, and other costs, will be located in the Welcome Aboard packet.