Preparation Checklist

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What to Bring

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These are some essentials you'll need when you move-in! There are many extra items you may need to make your new home cozy, but many of those can be purchased at a local store when you arrive! We have put together a list called "What You Can Buy"

Check out our newly designed Preparation Checklist here

Appliances and Electronics

  • Personal Computer
  • Extension Cords
  • Computer/Phone Chargers
  • Headphones



  • Health Card
  • Driver's Liscense/Other supportive documentation



  • Laundry bag
  • Laundry detergent


  • Clothes
  • Toiletries
  • Basic school supplies


Bedding & Bathroom Supplies

  • Twin XL sized bedding (fitted sheets, duvet covers and/or blankets)
  • Pillow

*Make sure to bring essential items to decorate your room or make your space feel like home ♥️  


What to Bring with Units with Kitchens/Living  Areas (townhouse/suite style only)

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If you are living in a townhouse or suite-style residence, you may some of these for your kitchen or living room space. Feel free to purchase them at a local store when you arrive!

Kitchen Supplies

  • Dishes and silverware
  • Pots and pans
  • Glassware and mugs
  • Cutlery
  • Cutting board
  • Dish drying rack
  • Dish soap and sponges

 Kitchen Appliances**

  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle

Living Area

  • Television
  • Game console 

**These items are not permitted in an OPH bedroom


What You Can Buy

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Some items we recommend you may need in residence but can be purchased after move-in! You can see what you may need as you settle into your new home.

Cleaning Supplies

  • Garbage bags
  • Any cleaners
  • Paper towels



  • Desk organizers
  • Desk lamp
  • Closet Hangers


  • Water filter
  • Umbrella
  • First Aid Kit



  • Printed photos
  • Green painters tape (to hang décor on walls)
  • Room lights
  • Throw Rug