Packing List

Don’t over pack! Before you get started, check with the airlines regarding luggage allowance and weight restrictions. Also, it is imperative that you are able to carry all of your luggage for short distances


  • Appointment schedule & contact information
  • Business/name cards
  • Credit cards (pack photocopies separately)
  • Currency (include small bills for tipping)
  • Electronic devices and chargers (mobile phone, eReader, iPod, laptop, tablet)
  • Frequent flier numbers


  • Inquiry cards
  • International converter/plug adapter
  • Keys
  • Linden itinerary
  • Passport (pack photocopy separately)
  • Snacks
  • Travel details (boarding passes, flight details, hotel confirmations, maps, etc.)


  • School visit attire (business casual suitable for indoor and outdoor settings; 2-3 outfits)
  • University fair attire (generally more formal than school visit attire and suitable for hotel ballrooms with fluctuating temperatures; 2-3 outfits)
  • Travel / tourist attire (2-3 outfits)

Note: Dressing conservatively is always a good idea. Tight-fitting clothes, short skirts, shorts, sleeveless shirts, or revealing clothing is not culturally appropriate in many of the countries we visit. Also, it is common to run into alumni, parents or students when you least expect it.

  • Bathing suit
  • Cardigan / sweater
  • Coat / lightweight jacket
  • Hat
  • Jewelry
  • Pajamas
  • Shoes (athletic, casual, dress)
  • Socks and underwear
  • Workout clothing

Toiletries & Extras:

  • Band-Aids
  • Brush, comb
  • Collapsible tote
  • Contact lenses, case & solutions
  • Cosmetics
  • Deodorant
  • Dental floss, mouthwash
  • Eyeglasses and sunglasses
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Hair products, accessories
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Laundry bag
  • Lip balm


  • Medication (indigestion/diarrhea remedies, pain relievers, prescription medication – clearly labeled)
  • Nail clippers, manicure items, tweezers
  • Office kit w/ box cutter or scissors, extra pens
  • Quart-sized clear plastic bag
  • Razors and blades, shave cream
  • Sewing kit
  • Stain remover, wet wipes
  • Sunscreen
  • Tissues
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste
  • Umbrella