50 Best Gifts for College Students in 2022


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Going off to college is a big step in a person’s life. For many, it’s their first taste of independence and foray into young adulthood. While it’s an exciting time, it’s also important that college students are fully prepared to embark on this new chapter. Setting them up for success means providing them with the basic essentials to help them thrive. Not sure what they need? Don’t worry. We’ve compiled some of the best gifts for college students to keep them focused on their studies, happy, healthy, entertained and everything in between.

Not only did we research and scour the internet for the most useful finds, we talked to actual college students and recent graduates to get the scoop on the gifts that get their stamp of approval. Who better to ask than the individuals who know firsthand what makes a good gift for this group, right?

Whether you’re shopping for a wide-eyed first year student or a well-adjusted college senior, this robust roundup will give you some of the best gift ideas for college students. From charming dorm room decor that makes their space feel like home to affordable practical picks that make their lives easier, these gift ideas are sure to please. Oh, and of course, you’ll score major cool points from the grateful recipient.

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Gift for Ultimate Hydration

Hydro Flask

Hydro Flask Wide Mouth Bottle with Flex Cap

Dalykate

Dalykate Backpack Laundry Bag

For the Iced Coffee Fan

Mr. Coffee

Mr. Coffee Iced and Hot Coffee Maker

Uiosmuph

LED Wireless Mouse

A Gift for Forgetful College Students

MZELQ

Wallet Case for iPhone

Cozy Gift for Students

BEDSURE

Bedsure Sherpa Fleece Throw Blanket

Gift for the College Student Without a Car

Huffy

Huffy Hardtail Mountain Bike

Gift for the Music Lover

JBL

JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Gift for the Planner

RIFLE PAPER Co.

2023 Lea 17-Month Hard Cover Spiral Planner

Signature Housewares

Tie Dye Noodle Bowl Set

Gift for the Ultimate Snacker

Nut Cravings

Snack Box Variety Pack Care Package

Gift For the Wall Decorator

Command

Command Picture Hanging Strips

Caroeas

Wheeled Laundry Hamper

PUR

PUR Water Pitcher Filtration System

BEDSURE

Bedsure Twin XL Mattress Topper

Practical Gift for College Students

Park Avenue

4pk Bath Towels

A Gift for Busy College Students

Decodyne

Funny Sloth Coffee Mug

Gift For the College Student Who’s Always Cold

THE COMFY

Oversized Light Microfiber Wearable Blanket

Gift for the Book Lover

Kate Spade New York

Canvas Book Tote with Interior Pocket, Stack of Classics

Suck UK

Drumsticks Ballpoint Pens

Gift to Keep Them Healthy

Touchland

Hydrating Hand Sanitizer Set of 4

College Dorm Staple

iDesign

Over-The-Door Hanging Shower Caddy Organizer

X-Chair

X-Chair Task Chair

THE NORTH FACE

Women’s Osito Jacket

For the Smoothie Maker

Magic Bullet

Magic Bullet Blender

Amazon

All-New Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa

Gift For the Overpacker

BAGAIL

Digital Luggage Scale

Gift For the Trivia Champs

Hygge Games

Things They Don’t Teach You in School Party Trivia Game

Gift For the Photographers

Polaroid Originals

Polaroid Now I-Type Instant Camera

wanjiaone

LED Desk Lamp with USB Charging Port

Gift for the Weekend Traveler

Kaymey

Travel Duffel Weekender Bag

Jack Black

Intense Therapy Lip Balm SPF 25

Belkin

Belkin Portable Power Bank Charger

Noahas

Noahas Ultra Soft Fluffy Bedroom Rug

DEZIN

Dezin Electric Hot Pot

Master Lock

Portable Safe with Resettable Combination Lock

Milliard

Reading Pillow with Shredded Memory Foam

Gift for Curly-Haired College Students

The Doux

The Doux Mousse Def Texture Foam

Gift for the Problem Solver

Have A Groovy Day Puzzle

Gift for the Avid Organizer

Anthracite 4 Tier Storage Organizer

Gift for the TikTok Obsessed

GIXIYIDY

LED Light Ring with Stand

Frigidaire

Retro Mini Fridge in Blue

Gift they Didn’t Know They Needed

Hilife

Portable Clothing Steamer

NatraCure

Weighted Warming Eye Pillow Mask

NEIBO

Cozy Indoor and Outdoor Slippers

Gift for the Amateur Chef

Pamela Ellgen

The 5-Ingredient College Cookbook: Easy, Healthy Recipes for the Next Four Years & Beyond

Gift For Plant Enthusiasts

Areca Palm In Pot

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