What You Need For Your Dorm?

Linens/Laundry Supplies

  • Sheets and pillowcases (2 sets. Check with college for size needed — some college twin beds are extra long.)
  • Towels (3 each of bath, hand and face)
  • Pillows (2)
  • Mattress pad (check with college for size needed)
  • Blankets (2)
  • Comforter/bedspread.
  • Clothes hangers.
  • Laundry bag/basket.

College Checklist for College Dorms and Campus Living

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org › get-in › making-a-decision › off-to-colle

What are dorm essentials?

25 Dorm Room Essentials Every College Student Needs to Survive

  1. 1 Bedding. Amazon. wayfair.com.
  2. 2 Mattress Topper. Amazon. amazon.com.
  3. 3 Extra Pillows. Walmart. Mainstays walmart.com.
  4. 4 Rug. Walmart. walmart.com.
  5. 5 Alarm Clock. Amazon. amazon.com.
  6. 6 Plates, Bowls, and Mugs. Walmart.
  7. 7 Flatware. Walmart.
  8. 8 Laundry Hamper. Mainstays.

What should I bring to my dorm Reddit?

Don’t bring too much stuff- especially too many clothes.

Essential Items To Bring

  • Personal Items- Student ID, Government Issued ID, some spending money or a debit/credit card, anything else you might need in order to secure employment on/off campus.
  • Bed Sheets.
  • Pillows + Pillow Cases.
  • Comforter + Blankets.
  • Laundry Basket.

What should you not bring to a college dorm?

10 Things You Should NOT Bring to College

  1. Your high school T-shirts.
  2. Your entire collection of heels that you’ve cultivated since birth.
  3. Your library.
  4. A bunch of random school supplies.
  5. 12 pairs of sheets and 20,000 towels.
  6. Iron and ironing board.
  7. Coffee maker.
  8. Out-of-season clothes.

What do college students need?

So if you’re moving away from home to start your life as a college student, be sure to squeeze these items in the car.

  • An extra set of sheets. One of the college must haves is an extra set of sheets.
  • A fan…or 4.
  • At least one big microwaveable bowl.
  • Noise-canceling headphones.
  • Cleaning Wipes.
  • A Coffeemaker.
  • A big lamp.
  • Quarters.