What to Pack
Gain some expert advice on what to bring to campus (and what to leave at home).
Frequently Asked Questions
A must read! Find the answers to the most popular questions we receive from first-year students and their parents.
The college encourages all students to purchase personal property insurance to protect their personal belongings. Upper class students that choose to live in off campus apartment spaces are required to carry renter's insurance. Please visit the website below to view the plans and features specifically designed for college students offered through Sallie Mae Insurance Services.
College renters insurance also has liability protection for bodily injury and property damages.
Information About Your Room
Select your Residence Hall:
South Ben Franklin: Atlee, Dubbs-Klein, Klein, and Kunkel
Please visit www.mymicrofridge.com to learn how to order a refrigerator, microwave/fridge combo or safe available from our preferred vendor Campus Specialties. It will be delivered to your room prior to your arrival.
Please visit www.rhcarpets.com/fmc to purchase a brand new area rug for your residence hall room or to view pricing and sizes. Some residence hall rooms are carpeted. After you receive your room assignment, please feel free to email to verify if your assigned room is carpeted. All rooms in the New College House are quartz tile. The area rugs will be shrink wrapped and delivered to your room prior to your arrival to campus.
Should I arrange a land line telephone or just bring a cellular phone? Click on above link for more information.
Shipping Belongings to F&M
Learn about how to ship your belongings to F&M's recommended storage company.
Arriving on Campus Early?
If you need to arrive to campus early for participation in an approved program, please visit go.fandm.edu/early-arrivals beginning Friday, August 1st, to register. First year students, please wait until you've received your Fall rooming assignment to register an early arrival on line. The information is automatically loaded into a spread sheet that is provided to the Key Shop and to Public Safety to prepare for your arrival.