What to Bring to the Bridges Program

Students listen to a speaker

Necessary Items:

  • Sleeping bag/blankets & pillow(s)
    • Participants will be staying with a Miami student on campus and may be sleeping on the floor in a residence hall room.
  • Toiletries
    • Shampoo, conditioner, soap, etc.
  • Shower shoes/flip flops
    • Most residence halls have community restrooms.
  • Clothing for the duration of the program
    • Check the weather so you are prepared.
  • Comfortable walking shoes
    • Use of cars is not permitted during the program.
    • There will be a walking tour of campus.
  • Pajamas/sleeping attire
  • Umbrella or rain jacket

Optional Items:

  • Homework
  • Spending money

Participants are discouraged from bringing the following items:

  • Personal computers
  • Valuables
  • Large suitcases/bags
  • Any items that you cannot carry