Radios, stereos, DVD players, lamps, computers, and televisions are permitted, provided the equipment is kept in safe operating condition. Small refrigerators, which do not exceed 4.0 cubic feet, and 700 watts microwaves, are permitted. In order to reduce the use of electricity, it is recommended that units be ENERGY STAR; available at www.energystar.gov. The following are not permitted: “open element appliances” (i.e. hot plates, space heaters, ovens, deep fryers (fry daddy’s), or kerosene heaters). These items will be confiscated when found and the item(s) can be picked up at the close of the semester.