Carnegie Mellon University

Pre-College Summer Programs

Pre-College Student Affairs

Packing List

  • Alarm clock – for those early morning classes
  • Summer clothing
  • Bathing suit
  • Extension cord
  • Surge protector
  • Extra hangers
  • 2 Fans – 1 box fan for the window and 1 for air movement in the room
  • Laundry supplies
  • Linens (Extra-long twin-sized sheets, pillow cases)
  • Pillow(s)
  • Light blanket or comforter
  • Towels, hand towel, washcloth
  • Desklamp
  • Dressy outfit – for special occasions
  • Posters/paint-safe poster putty – to make your room look like home (optional)
  • Sporting supplies – tennis racket, softball glove, etc. (optional)
  • Cell phone
  • School materials
  • Toiletries