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27 Handy Gadgets College Students Will Love More Than Fridays

Mini appliances, kitchen products, convenient bed shelves, and more all to help you live your best, most functional life — even in a teeny dorm!

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1. A bunk-bed shelf to solve that lousy no-nightstand issue. Now you can have access to your phone, books, and other essentials without crawling out of bed.

2. A set of in-sync, friendship lamps for the days when you just really miss your bestie or SO...or parents. Just touch your lamp to turn it on, and it'll also light up theirs so you can let them know you're thinking of them.

3. A phone case with a lil' compartment that'll store debit cards, IDs, and most importantly — protect your phone. It also comes with a small adhesive mirror you can stick inside!

4. A light-up cord organizer to keep all of your chargers and random cables from forming a tangled mess on your desk.

5. A mini steamer for ensuring your favorite clothes are wrinkle-free. Bonus: it's travel-sized, so it'll be easy to store in your dorm or apartment!

6. A fun sticker set that'll clearly indicate what cords are YOURS, because we all know that one roommate who's a regular charger thief. 👀

7. A no-spill ice tray because you need all the space you can get out of a mini fridge.

8. A clip-on lamp that has two color features (warm or white light) and a dimming option for those late-night study sessions. It can be attached to desks, tables, headboards, and computers.

9. A mug warmer you'll be incredibly thankful for during caffeine-packed all-nighters.

10. And speaking of caffeine, a single-serve coffee maker so you can quickly brew a to-go cup of joe for that miserable 8 a.m.

11. A life-changing PopSocket to attach to your devices so you can securely hold your phone or tablet (and take the best selfies, obviously). The adjustable grip also props your phone up for the ultimate Netflix binge.

12. A lap desk for comfortably utilizing all your gadgets because studying in your bed beats slowly deteriorating in the library.

13. A fabric shaver that'll rid your best beanies, sweatpants, and sweaters from those dreaded, fuzzy pills.

14. A dinosaur note holder to store your pencils and remind you of any important memos — like homework due dates and test days.

15. A keychain headphone splitter for the lectures when you need to show your classroom BFF the funniest YouTube vid– I mean, something super important and relevant to class.

16. A set of lightsaber chopsticks because if you aren't eating your ramen with these, then what are you even doing?

17. A teeny iron that'll remove wrinkles from your clothes with ease. It's so tiny that you'll have no issues finding a home for it in your dorm or apartment.

18. AND! A scorch-resistant, tabletop board so you can iron on any flat surface. You won't have to worry about storing a giant ironing board — just fold it up and stow away!

19. A microwavable egg maker to efficiently cook omelets, and scrambled or poached eggs without all the hassle. Who says you need to have a full kitchen to make yummy food?!

20. A rotating oven with an automatic shut-off timer for heating up your favorite frozen treats. Can someone say, PIZZA POCKETS?!

21. A produce saver container that'll keep your fruits and veggies fresh for almost two weeks. BYEEE sad, moldy strawberries!

22. A portable charger you hook onto your keys because nothing is ~spoOOookier~ than a lifeless phone.

23. A multipurpose hair clip (yes, a hair clip!) you can literally whip out to open bottles, tighten glasses, cut packages, and a variety of other handy things.

24. A toilet bowl light to save your eyes and keep you from totally waking up when you need to hit the loo in the middle of the night.

25. A hanging caddy for conveniently holding essential shower products. It has adjustable tentacles so all of your bottles fit perfectly. I'm not ~squidding~ you — this thing is great.

26. A set of flameless, battery-operated candles with a remote control because open flames are prohibited in most dorms, but you still deserve to relax in a cozy atmosphere.

27. And a wall organizer that'll keep your important papers, due dates, and schedule in a ~memorable~ location so you're always prepared for the week.

Cheers to your new, totally functional, and awesome room!

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