COVID-19 Update

Non-essential employees are mostly teleworking, and classes have shifted to a hybrid model, with in-person and online instruction.

What to Bring

Start Packing for BSU

Each room includes a bed, desk, chair, closet and dresser. We encourage you to coordinate with your roommate to decide who will bring which shared items like TVs or stereos. 

Bedding 

  • Pillows 
  • Comforter 
  • Extra Blankets
  • Mattress cover and topper
  • XL twin sheets 

Personal Care 

  • Medication 
  • Shower shoes
  • Toiletries
  • Wash cloths and towels 

Electronics 

  • Desk lamp 
  • Minifridge (no larger than 4 cubic feet)
  • Surge protector/power strip
  • 24’ TV, speaker, other electronics 
     

Cleaning supplies 

  • Broom and dustpan 
  • Disinfectant wipes, disinfectant spray, etc.
  • Small trash can and trash bags 

Clothing 

  • Attire for all seasons 
  • Hangers 
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laundry supplies, laundry bag 

Documentation  

  • Photo ID/State ID 
  • Insurance cards
  • Health records and other important identifying documents you may need in the case of an emergency 
  • List of emergency contacts
 
Microfridge Rental

While microwaves are not permitted, students may purchase an energy star approved microfridge or rent one from:
My Fridge Rental Company
301-758-7967
myfridge@verizon.net

Renters' Insurance
Bowie State University is not responsible for lost, damaged or stolen property. Please review your parents or guardians’ homeowners’ policy. You can also purchase insurance from College Student Insurance Agency, Inc. or National Student Services, Inc.

College Student Insurance Agency, Inc.
316 Maxwell Rd., Suite 100 Alpharetta, GA 30009
1-888-411-4911 
info@collegestudentinsurance.com 
www.collegestudentinsurance.com 

National Student Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 2137 Stillwater, OK 74076
1-800-256-6774 
ContactUs@nssi.com 
www.nssi.com