When you are a freshman in college, you have a lot on your mind, including choosing your classes and finding new housemates. Most likely, this is your first time living away from home, and the chaotic communal environment of a dorm is completely foreign to you.
The transition to dorm living can be greatly facilitated by a thorough college packing list. We polled new graduates and selected reasonable options from our buying guides to create this list of necessities. Additionally, we have selected some interesting items to enliven your new area.
Most likely, your college has given you a simple packing list and details on what you aren’t allowed to bring to your dorm. As you browse, be sure to keep that list in mind. If you need more ideas, have a look at our other dorm-related back-to-school product suggestions, which include inexpensive renovations, storage options, and ways to stay cool.