Moving on campus? Come Prepared!

StudentsWhat to Pack

Here are a few generic items you won't want to leave home without. For a more complete list, please see the What to Bring pamphlet by clicking on the link.

  • Pillows
  • Sheets (our mattresses are regular twin sized)
  • Blankets, comforters, mattress pads
  • Detergent/Fabric softener
  • Laundry bag or basket
  • Alarm clock
  • Hangers
  • Touch tone phone & answering machine
  • Bath soap & soap holder
  • Desk supplies (scissors, tape, pens, etc.)
  • Computer
  • Printer (a wireless laser printer is available in each hall)
  • Paper
  • Radio/iPod
  • TV//DVD/BluRay player
  • Shampoo & conditioner
  • Toothbrush & toothbrush holder
  • Medical supplies (aspirin, band-aids, etc.)
  • Shaving supplies
  • Mop, pail, sponge and broom
  • Plunger (for Westside assignments)
  • Electric broom/vacuum
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Room refrigerator (less than 3.6 cu. feet)

What To Leave Behind

  • Combustible or highly flammable materials.
  • Inadequate or unsafe extension cords.
  • Beds from home or waterbeds.
  • Fireworks, firearms, explosives or dangerous weapons.
  • Halogen lamps

Computer - Broadband Connection

All computers are connected through WCSU's network using an Ethernet card. Please make sure your computer has one otherwise you will not be able to access the internet from your residence hall room/apartment. Our residence halls have wireless and wired access.

WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

55.1° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F

Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

Weather Alert Example

 Visit the Emergency / Weather Alert page

Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°