Summer Packing List

The following items are things we suggest you pack for your visit to Valparaiso University. There will be a lot of walking around, team-building games outside, and beach days.
Please pack accordingly.

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  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat or cap
  • Sandals/flip-flops
  • Insect repellent
  • Gym shoes
  • Walking shoes
  • Play clothes – shorts & T-shirts
  • Formal clothes – for presentations and formal dinners (women: dress/skirt; men: dress pants, shirt, and tie)
  • Traditional clothes/accessories – for International Cultural Night
  • Laptop and cord (optional)
  • Wall socket adapter
  • Small night light/flashlight
  • Toiletries/personal hygiene items
  • Medications/prescriptions

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  • Completed liability forms – signed by parents as well
  • Medical insurance forms
  • Airline tickets
  • Flight information (Send to us immediately)
  • Emergency phone numbers
  • Medical documents
  • Passport