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College Checklist for College Dorms and Campus Living (2018)

College Checklist for College Dorms and Campus Living (2018)

June 10, 2018   | Steven Van Alen | 0 comments

Bedding

  • Sleepyhead Memory Foam Mattress Topper
  • Twin XL sheet set (and an extra set)
  • Duvet and duvet cover or comforter set 
  • Twin XL bed skirt
  • Pillows 
  • Pillowcases 
  • Reading pillow
  • Throw blanket 
  • Throw pillows 
  • Underbed storage 
  • Sleeping bag or air mattress for any guests

Room

  • Additional seating (beanbag chair, folding chair, comfy chair, etc.)
  • Bedside table 
  • Dining table 
  • Bedside lamp 
  • Floor lamp
  • Area rug 
  • Bed risers
  • Bed net 
  • Adhesive hooks and strips (that come off cleanly)
  • Bulletin board and/or dry erase board 
  • Push pins/magnets/whiteboard markers
  • Posters 
  • Wall art 
  • Photos
  • Picture frames or photo clips 
  • Closet organizer 
  • Hangers 
  • Over-the-door storage units
  • Space bags
  • Curtains 
  • Fan
  • Space cooler
  • Air purifier
  • Wall mirror/full-length mirror 
  • Jewelry safe
  • Clothes rack 
  • Trashcan
  • Candles
  • Plants 
  • Shelves 
  • Drawers 
  • Shoe rack 

Laundry

  • Laundry hamper or bag 
  • Laundry detergent
  • Fabric softener
  • Stain remover
  • Dryer sheets
  • Drying rack
  • Iron
  • Ironing board 
  • Lint brush
  • Portable stain remover pen
  • Quarters
  • Sewing kit 

    Kitchen Supplies

    • Blender
    • Microwave (if your school allows it)
    • Mini fridge (if your school allows it)
    • Toaster (if your school allows it)
    • Coffee maker
    • Oven mitt
    • Water boiler
    • Water filter pitcher 
    • Water filters 
    • Reusable water bottle
    • Utensils
    • Dishes
    • Mugs
    • Bottle opener
    • Can opener
    • Napkins
    • Food storage containers
    • Plastic wrap
    • Paper plates
    • Sealable plastic bags
    • Tinfoil
    • Dish towels
    • Paper towels
    • Dishwashing soap
    • Hand soap
    • Disinfecting wipes
    • Sponges
    • Duster
    • Broom
    • Dustpan
    • Mini vacuum
    • Mop
    • Trash bags

      Bathroom

      • Air freshener
      • Shower curtain and rings (if needed)
      • Shower mat
      • Shower organizer (if your school allows it)
      • Upgraded showerhead (if your school allows it)
      • Bathroom rug
      • Shower shoes
      • Shower cap
      • Shower caddy
      • Loofah
      • Washcloths
      • Bath towels
      • Hand towels
      • Bathrobe

      Toiletries

      Products 

      • Bar soap
      • Body wash
      • Lotion
      • Shampoo
      • Conditioner
      • Cleanser 
      • Moisturizer 
      • Acne medicine/cream
      • Shaving Cream
      • Hair removal cream
      • Deodorant
      • Sunscreen
      • Toothpaste
      • Mouthwash
      • Antibacterial gel

      Supplies

      • Hand mirror
      • Toothbrush
      • Floss
      • Toothbrush holder
      • Razor
      • Tweezers
      • Hairbrush
      • Comb
      • Blow dryer
      • Headbands
      • Cotton balls
      • Cotton swabs
      • Tissues
      • Nail clippers
      • Toilet paper

        Documents

        • Bank documents
        • Credit card
        • Debit card
        • Checks
        • Driver’s license
        • Car registration and insurance information
        • AAA card
        • Copy of birth certificate
        • Copy of Social Security card
        • Passport
        • Student ID
        • Emergency contact list
        • Financial aid documents
        • Health/dental insurance cards

          Miscellaneous

          • Earplugs
          • Sleep mask
          • Flashlight
          • Safety whistle
          • Pepper spray (if legal in your state)
          • Tool kit
          • Duct tape
          • Weekend bag
          • Travel organizer for toiletries
          • Suitcase/duffel bag
          • Umbrella
          • Yoga mat
          • Sports equipment

           


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