Permitted appliances for use in kitchen areas ONLY (both corridor and suite-style housing)
With the exception of microwave ovens, cooking equipment of any kind is not allowed in individual student rooms or lounges. This includes hot plates, toaster ovens, indoor grills, hot pots, immersion heaters, or any item with open coils.
Firearms, explosives, knives (of any length), fireworks, nun-chucks, paintball guns, or other articles or substances usable as weapons
Air conditioner units
Candles and incense, with the exception of registered religious candles. Decorative and/or scented candles are permitted if the wicks are removed
Pets, with the exception of fish in a 10-gallon or smaller tank (see section 2.7. regarding exceptions for guide, assistance, and service animals
Halogen light bulbs
Non-LED string lights
Extension cords (please use UL-listed, multiple-outlet power strips instead)
Flammable gases or fluids: this includes lighter fluid for grills, propane or butane for cooking, and jellied fuels for chafing vessels. It does not include personal-sized cigarette lighters.
Bed risers, cinder blocks, or loft kits
Personal Furniture Restrictions
No personal mattresses or air mattresses are allowed in any residence hall
All furniture must fit into the given space without blocking the clear path to the exit. Whether or not an item poses a fire hazard is at the discretion of university staff
No soft furniture, such as couches or armchairs, are permitted; the only exceptions are foldable chairs or desk chairs
Particle board and hard wood furniture should not be higher than three feet