Ultimate College Dorm Checklist for Freshman Boys

by Laura Wallis | Follow Her on Twitter Here

college dorm checklist for freshmen boysWe’ve already shared our Ultimate College Dorm Checklist for all students, and then updated it for the things our girls most need.

But what about the boys? We know, he’s cool! He doesn’t want any shopping help. Or does HE?! Maybe a few subtle hints and links sent his way will remind him that he needs more than just a chair and a change of clothing.

Don’t you love one-stop shopping?  Just came across this …[easyazon_link asin=”B004XAN4Z6″ locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]Dorm Room in a Box![/easyazon_link] Everything you need to send your son off to college with the necessities – and, you bought it all, in one click! How easy can it get?!?

[easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”left” asin=”B004XAN4Z6″ cloaking=”default” height=”120″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41yi97ehmUL._SL160_.jpg” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ width=”160″]Back-To-School 30-Piece Dorm Room Superset, Twin, Extra Long, Navy/Grey[/easyazon_image]

As a proud affiliate, I have become a big fan of the big A’s (that’s Amazon) easy one stop shopping! And, with Amazon’s prime membership – you get free shipping. Not only does this help on all the ordering you will be doing before your son heads off to college but, it helps when he let’s you know the items he is missing when he gets to school. And, the care packages you want to send during the year.

We have already discussed the whole Twin Xl conundrum. Boy version of amazing.

Yep he has to shower too! Here’s a great way to take his [easyazon_link asin=”B00440CYD8″ locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]manly cosmetics[/easyazon_link] to the bathroom. (Might want to suggest a pair of flip flops too!)

Game on! Check out this cool gaming console storage.

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And a super comfy [easyazon_link asin=”B002MZGKNW” locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]place to sit[/easyazon_link]!

When it’s time to move or share files between computers, he will need a [easyazon_link asin=”B007JR5368″ locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]flash drive.[/easyazon_link]

And, you know he is going to need extra places to [easyazon_link asin=”B000JE9LD4″ locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]plug everything in[/easyazon_link]!

Face it, he’s going to be the fix it guy at some point. Might as well get some practice!

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Looking for ideas on what to send your college freshman once he’s started college that will not only will show how much you care, but will help out some, too? An [easyazon_link asin=”B006WBM7IY” locale=”US” new_window=”default” nofollow=”default” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ add_to_cart=”default” cloaking=”default” localization=”default” popups=”default”]awesome care package[/easyazon_link] can’t hurt! [easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”center” asin=”B006WBM7IY” cloaking=”default” height=”135″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51OsdRffkkL._SL160_.jpg” tag=”webnavigatorg-20″ width=”160″]place to sit[/easyazon_image]

Have any other ideas for a college dorm checklist for freshman boys? Would love to hear in the comments below!

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HH August 1, 2013 at 5:05 am

Don’t forget a laundry basket!

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Laura Wallis August 1, 2013 at 5:45 pm

Ha! How could I have forgotten that!

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