What to Bring

This is a list of suggested items to bring to Morris. We strongly recommend that you consult with your roommates about what you each plan to bring so you can avoid bringing unneeded duplicate items.

What to bring


  • Linens/sleep items
  • Comforter
  • Pillows
  • Sheet set, extra-long sheets or twin deep pocket sheets
  • Blanket(s)
  • Towels
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleep mask
  • White noise machine


  • Laundry bag/basket
  • Laundry detergent (High Efficiency)
  • Dryer sheets
  • Stain remover
  • Sewing kit

Cleaning supplies

  • Broom/small vacuum


  • Shower/toiletry basket
  • Shower sandals


  • TV/DVD player
  • Video game consoles
  • Tablet/laptop

Technology policies & standards


  • Printer (optional as there are printers available on campus and in the halls)
  • Hard drive or USB drive

What not to bring

To reduce risk to health and safety, the following items are prohibited from residence halls/apartments:

  • Firearms of any kind
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Flammable items
  • Incense
  • Candles
  • Halogen lamps
  • Space heaters (University compliant space heaters can be checked out from Residential Life as needed)
  • Air conditioners
  • Microwaves
  • Toaster ovens
  • Pets (besides fish in an aquarium no larger than 5 gallons)