Missouri State University

What Not to Bring to University Housing

What Not to Bring to Campus

As important as it is to make a Residence Hall room feel like home, it is equally (if not more) important to ensure that all items brought to campus fall within the University's policies for health and safety.

ItemNot Packed
Alcoholic beverages or containers  
Candles  
Electrical cooking devices other than a coffee pot  
Fireworks  
Halogen torchiere lamps  
Heater/heating units  
Illegal drugs or paraphernalia  
Incense  
Lamps with plastic shades  
Ozone machines  
Pets (other than fish in a 20-gallon tank or less)  
Tobacco products  
Waterbeds  
Weapons (or any item that may be construed as a weapon)  

If you have any questions about a particular item, please feel free to contact the Residence Life, Housing and Dining Services office. We will be glad to assist you.