Plan ahead! Be sure to make the necessary moving arrangements in advance of your moving day:
|What TO Bring|
What TO Bring
Before packing for your eight month adventure to University, take a good look around the house to ponder what things you'll need during your stay in Residence. Your Residence room will be your home away from home so you will want to surround yourself with things that make you feel comfy and cozy. Here are some suggestions:
For Your Room
For Your School Work
|What NOT to Bring|
What NOT to Bring
These are rarely needed in fall and winter.
Candles are not allowed in residence. This is for your protection. Fires can and do happen, even while taking the most care.
Ceiling Fans/Dish Washers
Residence does not allow such modification to any residence facility.
They will not work with the internet and phone systems
Small cooking appliances are only permitted in Apartment and Townhouse kitchens.
For safety reasons, space heaters are not allowed in any residence.
Due to the intense heat emitted, it is not worth the risk.
For the well being of all Residence students, hot tubs are not permitted to be used on Residence property.
Lakehead University Residence has a zero-tolerance on possession and use of illegal drugs in Residence.
Only shelf stereos are appropriate for Residence. All others should be left at home. Loud base is not permitted.
Students in the Residence Halls have access to a microwave in their House common room. All townhouses and apartments already have microwave ovens.
If it can't be hung up with white sticky tack then leave it at home.
All Pets Except Fish
We do realize that it can be lonely, but you should be prepared to leave Rover at home, unless Rover is a fish. Snakes, amphibians and reptiles are not permitted. All fish must fit into an appropriate container that is thirty (30) litres in volume or less.
Cable access is already provided for you.
These are not really appropriate for a residence community.
These are already provided for each residence house.
Firearms and any other weapon(s) or item(s) that are created/intended to cause harm, or could be seen as intimidating, are strictly prohibited.
|Before Moving Out|
Before moving out, you will need to: