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    Uni room list- FEEL FREE TO ADD SUGGESTIONS
    i am female but obviously males can adjust it accordingly

    Face flannel /muslin cloths

    Shower mat

    4 towels/towel rack

    Bin

    Bin bags

    Soap dispenser

    Toothbrush holder

    Bathroom mirror

    Makeup mirror

    Over the door mirror

    Toilet brush

    Duvet

    Pillows

    Bed sheet

    Duvet covers

    Bed cushions

    Hot water bottle

    Bed throw/blanket

    Reed diffuser

    Frames/photo albums

    Clock/alarm

    Door stop

    Vase/plants

    Bed side lamp

    Plug extension lead

    Chargers

    Laptop

    Laptop case

    Sewing kit

    First aid kit

    Coat hangers

    Printer

    Folders

    Rubber bands

    Push-pins

    Pack of cheap copy paper for printing

    A4 file paper / notebooks with tear out sheets

    Jotter or reporter pad

    Pen drive/memory stick

    Pens

    Pencils

    Highlighters

    Permanent all-surface markers

    A bag for your stuff

    Ruler

    Eraser

    Sharpener

    Tippex

    Pencil case

    Pen pot (a coffee mug or flower pot will do)

    White Tack or Blu Tack

    Scissors

    Sellotape

    Hole puncher

    Stapler/staples

    Paper clips

    Post-it notes or flag markers

    A4 ring binders

    Lever-arch folders

    Hole-reinforcers

    Paper/plastic wallets

    Envelopes

    Stamps

    Calculator (especially if you're doing maths, but even if you're doing English literature)

    Student planner/diary

    Calendar

    Address book

    Purse/ID

    Earplugs

    Mug

    File dividers

    Dressing gown

    Suction cup hooks

    Bathroom cleaning products

    Fairy lights

    Photos

    One line a day (DIARY)

    Laundry basket

    Toilet roll

    Makeup storage

    Makeup

    Shampoo and conditioner

    Moisturiser

    Fake tan

    Perfume and body spray/deodorant

    Body wash

    Tv

    Tv license

    Mason jars

    Shower rack

    Baking tray

    Toothpaste

    Oil

    Hot chocolate

    2 Frying pan

    Plates /cups/pans

    Mini whiteboard and pens

    Mattress topper

    Plastic shoe storage

    Pocket hanging shoe tidy storage

    Bobby pins /bobbles

    Tampons

    Hair brush

    Makeup wipes

    Razor /hair remover

    Tweezers

    Straighteners/curlers/hairdryer

    Condoms

    Paracetamol

    birth control

    plasters

    Batteries

    Dust pan

    Drivers license/cards

    Passport photos

    Passport

    • ◦ Driving licence (useful ID)
    • ◦ National Insurance number
    • ◦ NHS medical card
    • ◦ Details of your vaccination history
    • ◦ Insurance documents
    • ◦ Confirmation letters of your scholarship or bursary if appropriate
    • ◦ Any information from your LEA, the SLC (Student Loans Company) or Student Finance Direct
    • ◦ Your unconditional offer from the university
    • ◦ Any documents regarding your accommodation
    • ◦ Cheque book
    • ◦ Bank debit card
    • ◦ Travel discount cards (16-25 Railcard etc). Great for cheap travel home
    • ◦ CV and references
    • ◦ DBS check - applicant's copy (if required by your course)
    • ◦ Relevant exam certificates or results slips
    • ◦ Oyster card (if in London). Student Oyster cards are also available


    Fan

    USB

    torch

    Fabric softener

    Stain remover

    Washing powder

    Bleach/disinfectant

    Washing up gloves/plastic gloves

    Small drying rack

    Soap

    Take out menus

    Laundry cheat sheet

    Umbrella

    Recipe book

    Playing cards

    • ◦ Small casserole dish
    • ◦ Large saucepan (with lid)
    • ◦ Small saucepan (with lid)
    • ◦ Flat baking tray (for oven chips!)
    • ◦ Tin opener
    • ◦ Bottle opener
    • ◦ Corkscrew
    • ◦ Vegetable peeler
    • ◦ Cheese grater
    • ◦ Wooden spoons or spatulas
    • ◦ Masher
    • ◦ Microwavable bowl
    • ◦ Mixing bowl
    • ◦ Measuring jug
    • ◦ Pizza cutter ( though it can be easier to use scissors )
    • ◦ Sieve
    • ◦ Colander
    • ◦ Whisk
    • ◦ Chopping knives
    • ◦ Chopping board ( may be a good idea to get a different one for meat, and for vegetables/bread to avoid cross-contamination )
    • ◦ Kitchen scissors


    Tea towels

    Cutlery

    Shot glasses

    Oven gloves

    Mouth wash

    Earphones

    Plasters

    Vitamins

    Cupcake cases

    Tupaware

    Scales

    Grease proof paper

    Cling film

    Tin foil

    Toasting bags

    Pizza baking tray

    Zip lock bags

    Hand held vacuum

    Utensil holder

    Storage Tins

    Straws

    Mattress protector

    Nail polish

    Wash cloths

    Bookends

    Command hooks

    Velcro strips

    Umbrella

    Weekend bag

    Reed diffuser

    Polaroid printer

    Copper basket shelf

    Door mat

    Over the door towel rack

    Over the door hangers

    Giant sparkle letters

    Quote postcards

    Mini lidded mason jars

    Swimming costume
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    (Original post by halliethestudent)
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    I wouldn't bother with a calculator unless you're on a maths / science course. The one on your phone should be fine.

    I don't know of anyone who bothered with a TV either.
 
 
 
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