(The Freshers’ Formal and Matriculation photograph in Freshers’ Week, as well as certain other events in Cambridge, require formal wear. For men this is: dark suit, light shirt with tie, and for women: dark skirt and light blouse or plain black dress.)
Food & Cooking
Kitchen utensils and cutlery
Pans and microwaveable dish
Plates, glasses, mugs and bowls
Washing up things and dishcloth
Food! – (For quick bits there is a Co-Op 5 minutes walk away in Girton village, and a big Sainsbury’s in the city centre. The Market has a great stock of self-service fresh vegetable stalls.)
What to Buy
Gowns (required for formal hall and Matriculation photograph. They are available to buy on the first weekend).
Queue-jump and discount wristbands for nights out.
Washing machine tokens
Ethernet cable (for connecting your room up to the University network, alternatively bring your own).