What Should I Bring?

Deciding what to bring and what to leave at home can be difficult. Luckily, we have a detailed list to help alleviate any stress this process may cause.

What you will find in your room:

  • A Bed Frame and Mattress (Twin XL)
  • 4-Drawer Dresser
  • A Desk and a Chair
  • Closet and Shelf
  • Small couch (Loveseat)
  • Bathroom with two sinks, shower and toilet

Things to bring with you: 

  • Pillow
  • Blanket
  • Sheets, extra-long twin
  • Towels and washcloths
  • Hangers
  • Select clothing (Remember, closet space will be limited!)
  • Alarm clock
  • Landline Telephone
  • Automatic shut-off iron
  • Shower curtain, mat/rugs
  • Laundry basket, detergent, fabric softener
  • Personal toiletries
  • Basic first-aid kit
  • Cleaning supplies including dishwasher detergent, kitchen surface cleaners, and window cleaners
  • Cookware
  • Plates, bowls, cups
  • Computer
  • Ethernet cord or Wireless Router
  • Your favorite pictures, posters, or other decor (Nothing permanent!)
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • iPod
  • Gaming systems
  • Classroom materials
  • Quarters for laundry (and lots of them so you never have to take laundry home) 

Things to leave at home include, but aren't limited to: 

  • Candles, incense, and anything with an open flame
  • Flammable liquids
  • Halogen floor and desk lamps
  • Waterbeds and water-filled furniture
  • Outdoor antennas and satellite dishes
  • Weapons including paintball guns, air soft guns, martial arts weapons, water guns, and knives
  • Fireworks and other explosive materials
  • Alcohol including beer, wine, and liquor
  • Pets (of any kind)
  • Electric blankets/electric heaters
  • Personal air conditioners
  • Appliances with open heating elements such as toasters/skillets/hot plate

Scholarship Programs

Scholarship Programs

Scholarships are awarded based on a student’s achievement—academic, talent, athletic, etc. Scholarships do NOT have to be repaid.

Residence Life at Marygrove College

Residence Life

As a resident of Florent Gillet, you will not only receive meals and convenient housing, you will also be surrounded by social and educational opportunities that promote growth and self-fulfillment.

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