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Moving to campus

Welcome New Fall 2015 Students!

What to pack, move-in dates, special events, etc.
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UCSC Student
Parents and Families Enjoy Dining Discount During Move-In

Stop in for lunch during move-in - September 17-20
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Packing for College
Mini-Fridge, Towels, Yoga Mat, Surge Protector... too much to pack?

Some things to consider...
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Triple Room Video Tour
Want to See My Triple Room?

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Princeton Green Campus Review

UC Santa Cruz named in top 50 'greenest' colleges

Princeton Review ranks campus’s comprehensive approach to sustainability
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Water Conservation at UCSC

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What to Bring and What Not to Bring to College

Student rooms are furnished. Each student is provided with the following:

Recommended items for all students:

Listed here are some additional items you may want to bring with you to make your life in university housing more comfortable. Bring only what can fit in your room—the residential communities have no storage space for your personal belongings.

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When it comes to electrical appliances,
consider energy efficient products

Note: It is okay to bring a mini-fridge and/or microwave. Many of the items on this list are available at our campus Bay Tree Bookstore.

Students in Apartments/Flats
(coordinate with housemates to avoid duplications)

What NOT to Bring

What to Bring and What Not to Bring plus Frequently Asked Questions flyer (PDF)