21 Things Every College Dorm Room Needs Besides a Microwave
Packing up for college can be stressful and time-consuming. You begin packing late in the summer when the start of your first college semester is looming, and you’re excited about this new stage in your life. After 15 minutes, this activity has become a whole lot less interesting, and it then takes at least a week of gradually adding things to a heap in the corner of your room until you think you’ve probably got everything… but can’t be quite sure because you can’t remember what’s at the bottom of the pile. Thankfully, there aren’t that many things that are totally essential to your freshman year: As long as you have the following 21 items, your dorm room set-up will be as ideal as possible. We’ll leave it to you to decide what clothes, towels, linens, and books you really need.