Carry On Luggage

In your carry on, pack:

  • A change of clothes 
  • Toiletries
  • Your passport
  • Your I-20

Make sure you have easy access to your I-20.



Liquids, aerosols and gels must be:

  • In a 1-qt Ziploc bag (one per person)
  • Less than 3.4oz (100ml)


Pack the following:

  • Transcripts
  • Bank statements
  • Marriage/ birth certifications
  • Proof of health insurance
  • Health forms
  • Notes/texts from previous school


Pack these in your checked luggage, not your carry-on.

Items from your Country

Bring photos, postcards, music, traditional clothing and more to share at JWU.

Medication & Glasses

Bring an extra set of prescription eyeglasses.


US electricity supply is 120 volts. 

Warm Clothes

These include: 

  • Sweaters
  • Boots
  • Gloves, hats, scarves

You will have opportunities to buy these items in Providence as well.