What to Bring
The following information should prove helpful to you in your preparation for taking up residence on the campus of Providence College for the Friar Foundations program. Please refer to the Providence College Student Handbook for further information related to non-permitted items and fire safety.
What to Bring (Optional Personal Items)
Ethernet computer cord
Linens (XL Twin)
Laundry Detergent (HE)
Mattress Pad/Topper (optional)
Television (Cable TV service is provided by the College)
*Students will need to provide coaxial cable
What Not to Bring for Use in Your Room
Providence College takes fire safety seriously. The use of the following items in traditional hall student rooms is not permitted.
The following prohibited items will be confiscated and disciplinary action will be taken if found in the residence halls:
Hot plates/pots, rice cookers, waffle irons, griddles, broiler ovens, toasters, toaster ovens
Grill, propane, flammable liquid, charcoal
Electric heaters/air conditioners (must be approved by Disabilities Coordinator)
Neon lights, paper lights, or Christmas/string lights
Candles (including for decoration), incense, and items carrying a live flame
Duct tape **Items posted with duct tape will result in damage billing fine
Pets (except fish in ten gallon tanks or less)
Weapons and projectile devices including dart boards, pellet guns, foam dart guns, etc.
Two-prong extension cords [Note: students are encouraged to bring extenders with surge protection or 3-prong extension cords (these items are available in the PC Bookstore). All 3-prong multi-plugs must be surge protected.]
Multi-plug extension cords without surge protection
Additional furniture (e.g. couches, recliners, small foam furniture, hammocks, tables > 2’x2′)