After making a huge college shopping list post, I wanted to narrow down my top 12 dorm room must haves that will work for just about any dorm!
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this one has many extras that take up a lot of space and aren't that useful (Chest) and many of the items are included (chair, built in desk lighting) and some schools limit certain items (fridge, microwave). Check your dorm rules in your student handbook (usually found online) and also talk to previous students that have lived in the housing you'll be in (school facebook pages are the most helpful to find people)
College dorm room storage options are designed to take up the least possible space. Here’s a go-to list of ideas to help you maximize your space—hooks, bins, movable carts, shoe racks and, of course, modular shelves. Store away!