Camp Packing & Prohibited List

Camp Blue Packing & Prohibited List

***Please pack all of the following camp necessities in separate luggage than rest of your move-in items being brought with you.  There will be very limited time on camp move-in day to settle, unpack and then repack.  Campers will have free time throughout the week to unpack and settle in.

ESSENTIAL ITEMS (CAMP ERNST):
  Positive Attitude
  Reusable water bottle
  Bedding (sleeping bag or bed linens, pillow, blanket, etc.)
  Bath Linens (towel, washcloth, etc.)
  Shower Shoes
  Tennis Shoes (Required for High and Low Ropes)
  Casual Clothes (Shorts, T-Shirt, etc. enough for 2 changes a day)
  Bathing Suit
  Daily Medications
  Insect Repellant
  Sunscreen
  Sweatshirt and/or Jacket (very cool mornings and late nights) 
 OPTIONAL ITEMS (CAMP ERNST):
  Mini Fan
  Snacks
  Phone Charger
  Change for Vending Machines
PROHIBITED ITEMS (CAMP ERNST):
Valuable Items (Electronics, Jewelry, Cash, Etc...)
Alcoholic Beverages, Illegal Drugs, Etc...
Tobacco
Inappropriate Music, Videos or Other Materials
Pets
Bicycles, Skateboards, Motorbikes or Carts, etc...
Weapons, Ammunition, etc...
Fireworks and Explosives
Matches, Lighters, Open Flames in Cabins, etc...

***New Student Programs and Camp Ernst are not responsible for lost or stolen personal items. There is little or no need for cash at camp. Please do not bring valuable items such as jewelry and/or expensive electronics.  

Fall Assignment Move-In Packing and Prohibited List

Fall Assignment Move-In

ESSENTIAL ITEMS (RESIDENCE HALL FOR THE WEEK):
  Bedding (bed linens, pillow, blanket, etc.)
  Bath Linens (towel, washcloth, etc.)
  Shower Shoes
  Casual Clothes (Shorts, T-Shirt, etc. enough for the week)
  Daily Medications
  Microwaveable Meals (if not purchasing supplemental meal plan)
  Snacks
  Change for Vending Machines, spending money, etc.
  Technology (laptop, tablet, etc.)

***For a full list of what to bring for fall assignment move-in visit the move-in page on our website.  If you have any questions about resident hall facilities, room dimensions, what's included, and prohibited items, visit Housing and Residence Life's website by clicking here Housing and Residence Life or call at (937) 229-3317.