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The LeaderShape Institute Packing Guidelines

To help you prepare for your LeaderShape Institute experience, we put together a list of clothing items and supplies. While we can provide packing recommendations, only you know what makes you comfortable. Please come prepared.  Also, please do not over-pack: space is limited and you’ll be sharing quarters with other students.

Cell phone use will be permitted, but only during free time and time for permitted activities (there may be limited reception in some places).
DO NOT BRING a personal computer or any alcoholic beverages.

Necessary Items (for a four-day trip):
5 pairs of comfortable casual clothes: (shorts, pants, jeans & t-shirts, short sleeve shirts)
5 changes of underwear
5 pairs of socks
1 pair of headphones
1 pair of shoes/sneakers
1 casual belt (if needed)
1 change of “grungy” clothes for outdoor activities
1 pair of close-toed shoes (sneakers) for outdoor activities
1 Blue & Orange or Boise State outfit: (Boise State t-shirt, blue sweater, orange scarf, etc.)
1 pair of pajamas
1 sweatshirt or sweater (It will be cold at night.)
1 light rain jacket or poncho
1 pair of sunglasses
1 week of prescription medication (if needed)
1 set of personal toiletries: (toothbrush/paste, soap, shampoo, hair dryer, comb/brush, etc.)
1 Towel
1 Sleeping Bag/Bed Linens
1 Pillow
1 water bottle
Phone and phone charger

Optional Items:
iPod/mp3 player/chargers
Personal Snacks (some snacks will be provided)

*Medication (allergy, cold, nausea, headache): Bring based on how you feel prior to the leaving.

Questions? Contact Jenn Fields: 208-426-2878 or