What to Bring – Apartments

Your space at Chamisa Village, Cervantes Village or Vista Del Monte provides all the basic furniture you will need. If you find you need something that you did not bring, you can always obtain it once you are in Las Cruces.

Recommended Items

  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Bedding/Linens
    • Sheets: Full Size (Efficiency apartments are XL)
    • Make sure to bring your Pillow(s)
  • Cables to connect your computer as well as a TV cable
  • Cell Phone (land lines are no longer provided)
  • Computer/Printer
  • Hangers
  • Iron/Mini Ironing Board
  • Laundry Basket and Detergent
  • Plates, Bowls & Silverware
  • Pots, Pans & Cooking Utensils
  • Power Strip (multi-outlet with built in surge-protector)
  • Towels/Washcloths
  • Toiletries
  • Trash can
  • School Supplies (Notebooks, Pens, Pencils)
  • Pictures of loved ones and/or Decorations
Optional Items
  • Bicycle (if desired) with durable lock
  • Microwave for Cervantes & Vista Del Monte (check with roommate if you have one to avoid duplication)
  • Rug
  • Quarters for Laundry (or use Aggie Cash)
  • Television/DVD player/Entertainment or Gaming Systems
  • Additional Wireless device (tablet, Nook etc.)
Prohibited Items
  • Alcohol (if under 21)
  • Air Conditioners
  • Burners or Hot Plates
  • Candles or Incense
  • Ceiling Fans/Lights
  • Drugs
  • Electric Heaters
  • Extension Cords
  • Fireworks, Explosives, Unsafe Chemicals
  • Halogen Lamps!!! (any model or style)
  • Pets (other than fish–10 gallon tank limit) (animals for disabilities should be registered with Student Accessibility Services)
  • Waterbeds
  • Weapons or Toy Weapons (BB Guns, Nerf Guns, Hunter Bows, or Large Knives)
Kitchen Safety Tips
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