Last Updated on December 27, 2021 by Danielle
She’s going to need a laundry hamper for college to put her dirty clothes in. This one is super cool with its collapsible design which makes it easy to travel with. It holds a week’s worth of clothing and would look super cute in her dorm room too.
You are probably going to be living with roommates in college so a desk lamp is good idea- that way you can stay up late or read a book without disturbing them. This desk lamp is not only sleek but allows you to easily control the temperature and brightness with a simple touch. You can even rotate the arm for the perfect angle.
When you first arrive at your dorm, everything is going to feel generic. Make the dorm your own by hanging up pictures of your friends, posters, or artwork with these 3M Command strips. Because they use a sticky substance, you don’t have to punch any holes in the walls and you can easily take them down at the end of the year.
Now that she has graduated from high school, give her this hope chest filled with stuff that might come in handy in her dorm room. This one is made of solid wood and has wheels, which makes it easy to tote around.
Storage in college is very difficult especially in dorm rooms since there aren’t a lot of drawers or place in the closet. Under the bed storage is a must. Having something that you can hide under the bed will keep your room super tidy and uncluttered.
When you are using a shared bathroom, a shower caddy is a must for carrying your toiletries to the bathroom every morning. With large pockets, this one is perfect for carrying shampoo, conditioner, and body wash. The mesh material allows it to drain easily.
Taking a shower in a dorm is going to be a very new experience especially with communal showers. Make sure you bring these shower flip flops because you don’t want to stand barefoot in the icky public shower. Available in cool prints, these flip flops have little holes in them, which help with the drainage.
Beds in college dorms are almost as uncomfortable as sleeping on the floor. You absolutely need a mattress topper if you are going to survive 4 years of college. This 3 inch one is filled with good quality memory foam that adjusts to your body. It fits a Twin XL mattress which is pretty much the size of all college dorm mattresses.
While dorm rooms aren’t big enough for a regular fridge, this mini sized fridge is perfect. Not only does it look cute, it’s perfect for grabbing a nice cold drink or snack in the middle of a long study sessions with friends. She won’t be able to live without it.
Speedy meals are a must for college students. How cute is this retro microwave? This small 0.7 microwave from doesn’t take a lot of space on the counter, making it perfect for dorms. Thetouch buttons and presets make it easy to operate. It will become her new best friend when she is running late to class.
Don’t you hate when your ink runs out right before you print your English paper? The worst part about a printer is the high cost of ink. Epson has finally solved this problem with its line of Ecotank printers. With one set of ink bottles, you can print up to 2 years. Say goodbye to annoying, expensive ink cartridges and going to the store every time you have a school assignment.
When you are in college, one of the hardest things to do is to wake up in the morning. This alarm clock lets out a cool white light that simulates sunlight, helping to wake you up naturally before the alarm rings. Waking up in a fully lit room is a lot easier than waking up in the dark.
Every college girl needs a first aid kit for little emergencies. They might think it is silly but will be grateful when an emergency hits. Plus, it is easier to sleep at night knowing your daughter is safe.
She will probably never need to use this, but every college girl should carry around pepper spray to defend herself. You never know when it could save your life. It fits perfectly on a keychain so she can easily access it in an emergency.