Pre-Arrival Checklist

Item
Alarm Clock  

Bedding including duvet, pillows, bed linen, blankets (look at your Residence page to find out what size bedding you need)

Essential student packs are available to buy from Uni Kit Out. You can order Bedding packs and more, all to be delivered directly to your residence and have waiting for you upon arrival. Plus, save 10% with discount code ABER17!

 

Bike and bike lock, if needed (download an application form for the secure cycle store if you wish to reserve a place)

 
Cleaning products for your room, bathroom and kitchen  
Coat hangers  
Computer / laptop, printer  
Electrical appliances  
Extension leads  
Key Release Form  

Kitchen equipment including saucepans, baking trays, utensils, crockery & cutlery

Essential student packs are available to buy from Uni Kit Out. You can order Kitchen packs and more, all to be delivered directly to your residence and have waiting for you upon arrival. Plus, save 10% with discount code ABER17!

 
Laundry basket / bin  
Personal belongings - clothes, toiletries etc.  
Postcode for where to collect your key  
Towels and tea towels  
Toilet Roll  
TV (including TV licence)  
Washing Powder  

What do we provide?

  • Mattress (some residences include a mattress protector)
  • Curtains or blinds
  • Cleaning equipment such as vacuum cleaners, mop & bucket, dustpan & brush, iron & ironing board
  • Desk lamp

The following items are not permitted:

  • Candles & incense sticks
  • Plug-in air fresheners
  • Fairy lights & lamps
  • Electric blankets / heating equipment
  • Electrical cooking equipment
  • Fridges and mini coolers (if you need a fridge for medical purposes please let us know in advance and we will provide one)
  • Music amps and DJ equipment
  • Furniture
  • Electrical tools
  • Pets
  • Weapons

*Please also take a look at our list of Prohibited Items in the Residents' Handbook to ensure that you don’t bring any of these items with you.