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15 Things You Need in Your Freshman Year Dorm

FlockU | Posted 08.22.2016 | College

By Lexi Hill, University of South Carolina ‘18 Freshman year of college is literally the best and worst thing that can happen to a person. It’s ...

Don't Leave For College Without These 5 Things

The Huffington Post | Talia Cuddeback | Posted 08.12.2016 | HuffPost Home

Amid the craziness of moving to college and decorating your dorm room, it can be hard to figure out what is essential and what you can leave at home. ...

Best Storage Products to Make the Most of your Tiny College Dorm Room and Closet

Hélène Tragos Stelian | Posted 08.08.2016 | College
Hélène Tragos Stelian

When it comes to packing for your dorm room, keep this motto in mind: Less is best. Dorm rooms are typically very small, including tiny closets, so stick to the absolute essentials (you'll also need to store your stuff in the summers, either through local storage or by carting it back home--one more reason to go easy on quantity).

5 Stylish Dorm Room Decor Accessories

Teen Vogue | Posted 08.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Teen Vogue

For Teen Vogue, by Emma Sarran Webster. From lighting to wall hangings. We still have several weeks of summer left to go, but it’s high time to st...

Well, This Raises Decorating A College Dorm To A New Level!

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.26.2016 | Fifty

Tis the season for dorm-room shopping trips and many a mom-daughter duo have made their way down the bedding aisle clutching a fistful of Bed, Bath & ...

9 Things In Your Dorm That Are Wrecking Your Sleep

The Huffington Post | Sarah Digiulio | Posted 04.18.2016 | Healthy Living

College dorm rooms bring on their own breed of sleep saboteurs -- from the always-looming coursework to the impromptu Justin Bieber dance party happen...

The 13 Care Package Items Every College Kid Would Love

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.02.2015 | Fifty

After high school, the freedom of living on your own at college can be liberating for teens. Even so, many kids still miss the comforts of home. If th...

4 Businesses That Were Started in a College Dorm Room

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 09.10.2016 | Business
Richard Lorenzen

While many people think of dorm rooms as a hub for late night shenanigans, over time these university housing facilities have proven to be one of the ...

WATCH: Moms, Turn a Drab Dorm Room Into a College Kid's Dream

HooplaHa | Posted 08.21.2016 | Parents

For professional organizer Barbara Reich, no cluttered room is a challenge. With a 360-degree approach to organizing, Barbara can take any room from messy to magical!

13 Things You Don't Need in Your Dorm Room

The Huffington Post | Julia Bush | Posted 08.17.2015 | College

Go home, college freshman in the endless line wrapped around The Container Store. You don’t need a "hanging sweater bag" or a "bungee chair." What d...

5 Snacks You Can Make Only Using a Microwave or Freezer

Spoon University | Posted 08.13.2016 | Taste
Spoon University

5 Snacks You Can Make in Your Dorm Room With Only a Microwave ...ALDI USA is the only place you should be grocery shopping this fall.Posted by Spoon U...

18 Alternative Posters You Won't Find In Every Dorm Room

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 08.17.2015 | HuffPost Home

If you've ever lived in or visited a college dorm, you've probably seen the same old dorm posters a million times. Between oversized prints of deceas...

11 Cheap Ways To Make Your College Apartment Look More Grown-Up

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.04.2016 | HuffPost Home

Another school year is quickly approaching and for those college students gearing up for off-campus (or even on-campus) apartments, it’s time to tak...

Hey... I'm Off to College!

Dr. Robert M. Myers | Posted 08.08.2016 | College
Dr. Robert M. Myers

College freshmen... this one is for you. It's almost time to be dropped off to start your first year of college. I have been watching parents and new freshman go through this ritual for almost 25 years.

10 Websites For College Students With Impeccable Style

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 08.08.2016 | Style

We've all been told that college is the time to find yourself -- to discover your passions and preferences while becoming an adult. But it's tough for...

Dorm Room Essentials for the Student Traveler

College Tourist | Posted 07.11.2016 | College
College Tourist

After traveling abroad, turn your new home into a first class cabin with our Pottery Barn picks.

10 Dorm Room Date Ideas That Require Minimal Planning

Uloop | Posted 06.03.2015 | College

Going on dates doesn't always have to be so elaborate or well planned out. Instead, plan your date out of the comfort of your dorm room. This way, the two of you get to stay in and relax, with minimal planning ahead of time.

Making the Most of a Dorm Room 101

Laura McHolm | Posted 10.21.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

A dorm room is probably the most difficult space to organize and make it feel like yours. But, having a clean homework space and having a place to relax that feels like home is all very important to your success at school.

7 DIY Dorm Decorations To Make This Summer

| Posted 08.04.2014 | Teen

by Rachel Petty As college comes closer and closer, you’ll definitely be looking to make your dorm room the cutest it can be. Dorm decorations c...

5 Items In Your Dorm Room That Can Get You On Housing Probation

BroBible | Posted 07.16.2014 | College

This article was originally published on BroBible. By Bread Foster Like people serving a life sentence in jail, college students have too much f...

DIY Dorm Room Design

Mr. Kate | Posted 11.03.2013 | College
Mr. Kate

It is that time of year, to pack up your car and move into the concrete box that will be your bedroom/study area/hangout and home for the next year... your dorm room!

The Faithful Shopper: Best for Back to School, Part 2

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.28.2013 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

As promised, the second half of the best of New York's stores for back-to-school shopping! Lester's - 1534 Second Avenue - 1102-1120 Avenue U, Broo...

WATCH: How To Cope With A Terrible College Roommate

Posted 08.20.2013 | College

Moving into a college dorm is like playing the lottery, and the person you're living alongside could be a new best friend or a messy, angry nightmare....

Flying to College: 4 Tips to Avoid Baggage Fees

Courtland Thomas | Posted 10.16.2013 | College
Courtland Thomas

When it comes to orientation week (and any other in-between semester breaks), there are many, many advantages involved in flying. How's a comprehensive guide to do so.

WHOA: 1910s Dorm Room Had Something Unusual

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 08.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

This would never, ever, ever be found in a modern college student's room.