|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. Don't forget to check out what your floor's spirit colours are to ensure you pack ready for orientation and activities! A list of those can be found here!
Here are some suggestions:
For Your Room
For Your School Work
|What NOT to Bring|
The Residence is air conditioned.
Candles are not allowed in residence. This is for your protection. Fires can and do happen, even while taking the most care.
Residence does not allow such modification to any residence facility.
They will not work with the internet and phone systems
Small cooking appliances are not permitted.
For safety reasons, space heaters are not allowed in any residence.
Due to the intense heat emitted, it is not worth the risk.
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.
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.
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.