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"NICE TO HAVE LIST"

(These items are suggested only, but highly recommended by previous knob parents.)

CLASS ROOM SUPPLIES:

  • EXTENSION CORD
  • SURGE SUPPRESSOR/POWER STRIP WITH 3 OR MORE OUTLETS (for computer)
  • PENCILS, PENS, STAPLER, STAPLES, PAPER CLIPS
  • COPY PAPER FOR PRINTER
  • EXTRA PRINTER INK
  • HIGHLIGHTERS
  • PERMANENT BLACK MARKERS (used to label things that will be required)

CLEANING SUPPLIES:

  • DISPOSABLE SHEETS OR ONE (1) CAN OF PLEDGE OR ENDUST
  • DISPOSABLE SHEETS OR ONE (1) CAN WINDEX OR GLASS CLEANER.
  • DISPOSABLE SHEETS OR (1) CAN LYSOL
  • LAUNDRY SUPPLIES
  • FEBREZE FABRIC DEODORANT
  • SPRAY STARCH (1 CAN)
  • TIDE PEN & BLEACH PEN
  • IRON (Yes, we are serious!)
  • IRONING BOARD (TRAVEL SIZE)
  • TRAVEL SEWING KIT
  • ""T"" PINS & ASSORTED SAFETY PINS

MEDICAL:

  • EXTRA UNDERWEAR, T-SHIRTS, WHITE & BLACK COTTON SOCKS
  • ADDRESS BOOK WITH ADDR
  • FIRST AID SUPPLIES: BAND-AIDS, FIRST AID CREAM OR SPRAY
  • TYLENOL, MOTRIN, TUMS, ETC., FOR MINOR MEDICAL NEEDS
  • MOLESKIN BLISTER TREATMENT PADS
  • BUG & GNAT SPRAY (skin so soft)

PERSONAL:

  • ESSES OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS
  • STAMPS/ENVELOPES (Put in ziplock bag to combat humidity)
  • PRE-ADDRESSED ENVELOPES TO PARENTS
  • PRE-PAID TELEPHONE CARD
  • POLISHING SUPPLIES
  • EXTRA CAN OF BRASSO (School will provide small can)
  • TWO (2) LARGE CANS OF BLACK SHOE POLISH (KIWI)
  • LINCOLN SHOE POLISH (BLACK)
  • HEEL n SOLE EDGE DRESSING FOR SHOES
  • JEWELER'S CLOTH (Sonshine brand works well)
  • SANDPAPER 2000, 1800, 1500 GRIT (Can be found in automotive section of store)
  • CLOTHS & RAGS FOR POLISHING BRASS AND SHOES: 100% COTTON
  • OLD TOOTHBRUSHES: TO BE USED FOR CLEANING

ROOM SUPPLIES:

  • LARGE PLASTIC DRINKING CUPS
  • GATORADE POWDER (CAN) OR OTHER DRINK MIX
  • POWER BARS, CRACKERS, SMALL SNACK ITEMS
  • FLASHLIGHT, SMALL WITH EXTRA BATTERIES
  • MASKING TAPE; 1 ROLL 3/4"

Note: These items are not required, and most are available on campus at The Citadel.
Do not send an item unless it is found on this list
or the official list received from The Citadel.

NOTE: These items are not required, and most are available on campus at The Citadel. Do not send an item unless it is found on this list or the official list received from The Citadel.
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