Electrical Equipment & Appliances

Any electrical device used within University Residences must be certified by Underwriters Laboratories. University Residences reserves the right to remove any dangerous electrical appliance brought by a student into a residential building.

Approved: Electric teakettles, coffee makers, rice cookers, microwave ovens up to 900w, and refrigerators up to 4 cubic feet.

Prohibited: Hotplates, electric blankets, space heaters, and halogen lamps over 300w. Toaster and toaster ovens are prohibited except in community kitchens and suites with a kitchen or kitchenette.