The ULTIMATE College Packing List

The ULTIMATE College Packing List - this is so helpful! Everything in one place!


Wondering what to pack for college? Regardless of your class year, this list has everything you need to remember to bring the essentials, have the most stylish room on the floor, and be prepared on the first day of classes. Moving is overwhelming, but with the help of these lists, you’ll be done packing for college in no time (and back to enjoying the end of your summer!).


Here’s everything (scroll down for our favorite picks!):

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For freshmen:

The Ultimate Dorm Checklist

For sophomores:

DIY College Survival Kit

For juniors:

5 Things You Have to Have for Study Abroad

How to Protect Your Stuff:

Do College Students Need Renters Insurance or Does a Homeowner’s Policy Provide the Right Coverage?


Phew! I think that covers it. Do you have anything to add? What’s your dorm room essential?