If you are an incoming college freshman who’s struggling to decide on what to pack for school, then you have found the right post. Below is a list that we here at Campus Pointe have come up with to help ensure that you don’t forget to bring anything important with you as you begin your college career. As long as you don’t forget anything on this list, you are perfectly setup to have an amazing first year of college!

School Supplies

  • Rulers
  • Binders
  • Folders
  • Calculator
  • Book-bag
  • Stapler with staples
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Index cards
  • Scissors
  • Paperclips
  • Highlighters
  • Whiteout
  • Notebooks
  • Paper

Clothing

  • Belts
  • Boots
  • Sweatpants
  • Underwear
  • Socks
  • Pants
  • Shorts
  • T-shirts
  • Sweaters
  • Business-casual clothes
  • Pajamas
  • Sneakers
  • Dress shoes
  • Slippers

Toiletries/Personal Care

  • Shampoos
  • Conditioners
  • Bath soap
  • Deodorant
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Dental floss
  • Mouthwash
  • Shaving kit
  • Hairdryer
  • Curling iron
  • Comb/brush
  • Lotions
  • Q-tips
  • Nail clippers
  • First-aid kit

Bedding/Bath Supplies

  • Bedsheets
  • Pillow
  • Blankets
  • Comforters
  • Towels
  • Hangers
  • Detergent
  • Dryer sheets
  • Fabric softener
  • Laundry basket/hamper

Dorm/Household Items

  • Silverware
  • Paper towels
  • Trash bags
  • All-purpose cleaners
  • Plastic storage bags
  • Food-storage containers
  • Dish soap
  • Hand soap
  • Tissues
  • Lightbulbs
  • Bowls
  • Plates
  • Cups
  • Can openers
  • Bottle openers

Electronics

  • Headphones
  • Speakers
  • HDMI cords
  • Extension cords
  • Desk lamp
  • Laptop
  • Laptop charger
  • Cell phone
  • Cell phone charger
  • Tablet