What Not To Bring

Technology

Possessing or using wired or wireless internet router jeopardizes the the integrity of the emergency response system. Please turn off and unplug your wireless printer when it is not in use.

  • Wired or wireless Internet Router
  • Wireless Printer
Alcohol

Devices, containers or paraphernalia designed to promote binge, excessive or rapid drinking

  • Kegs
  • Mini - kegs
  • Beer bongs
  • Funnels
  • Texas Mickeys etc.
Pets

The U of L has an Animal Policy that prohibits the presence of animals on campus, other than those designated by the Animal Care Committee.

There is an exception for fish: Single students can have a five-gallon fish tank while students with families are allowed to have a ten-gallon fish tank.

 
Furniture

Rooms are fully furnished. All inventory of furniture must reside in your unit. Housing Services does not have the capacity to store additional furniture.

 
Hazardous Materials

This includes any product that can cause damage to furniture, fixtures, walls, or floors

See Residence Life Policies: Student Conduct (Facility Violations)

  • Bleach (use of "bleach for unbleachables" acceptable for laundry)
  • Halogen lamps
  • Drano
  • Candles
  • Firecrackers
  • Hair Colouring
  • Incense
  • Thumbtacks
Small Appliances Are not permitted in University Hall as any increased power requirements may overload our electrical system.
  • Air conditioners
  • Portable dishwashers
  • Blender
  • Coffee Pots
  • Electric Blankets
  • Freezers
  • Kettles
  • Microwaves
  • Mini Fridges
  • Rice Cooker
  • Space Heaters
  • Toaster
  • Toaster Oven
Personal Fridges Are not permitted in University Hall unless you have a doctor's certificate indicating that a fridge is necessary for medical purposes.  
Christmas Trees

Live Christmas trees are prohibited by Housing Services.

Small “fake” plastic Christmas trees are permissible provided they are plugged in only when someone is in attendance

 
Other Items As determined by the University of Lethbridge and/or ORS.
  • Exterior radio/satellite aerials and dishes
  • Explosives
  • Firearms
  • Flammable liquids and gases
  • Illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia
  • Knives

Review the Residence Community Handbook for rules and regulations to follow for living in residence.