What to Pack

The following is a list of general clothing and equipment that should be packed for ISSOS.

General Clothing

The summer school dress code in general is casual. Students are encouraged to wear whatever they feel comfortable in as long as it is practical and appropriate. i.e. No offensive t-shirts, nothing too revealing etc.

  • Jumper/Sweat Shirts
  • Jeans/Trousers
  • T-shirts
  • Underwear & Socks
  • Sleepwear
  • Swimming Suit
  • Sweat Pants/Tracksuit Bottoms
  • Sneakers/Trainers
  • Sandals/Flip Flops
  • Waterproof Jacket
  • Formal/Smart Clothing(see below)

All students should bring various smart outfits to wear to the: Final night dance, Debate night and creative night. In addition, students may want to dress up for the disco.

Other Items

  • Bath Towels
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun Screen
  • Toiletries
  • Small Backpack suitable for day trips
  • 2 - 3 Travel adapters for mobile phone, electronic devices, hairdryer/straighteners etc.

All of the above can be purchased easily during ISSOS. Staff will assist students who need to purchase adapters etc during their stay.

Please note all bedding is provided

Computers & Electronic Equipment

We recommend that students bring a laptop or iPad for homework purposes or taking notes in class. Students will be able to connect to Wi-Fi in the common areas.

Most phones will work in the UK and students will be able to connect to the wireless network as above. However, we do stress that students are not allowed to use mobile phones during any summer school activity.

For a full information pack please download here: Information Pack

You can purchase ISSOS clothing before arrival on our online clothing store(all students will be provided with a basic white ISSOS T-shirt and Clan T-shirt): ISSOS Merchandise