7 Fun & Practical Gifts for College Students

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Whether your roommate has a birthday coming up or you want to get something special for your sorority sister or fraternity brother during rush season, we’ve found some of the fun (and practical!) gifts for college students that you’re sure to love.

Knock Knock Note Pads, Crap To Do

Knock Knock Note Pad gifts for college studentsDoes your friend keep making to-do lists on scraps of paper that they can never find when they need them? Scraps of paper are notorious for getting lost, resulting in missed deadlines and forgotten commitments. These Knock Knock Note Pads make it fun to stay organized without the risk of misplacing your to-do lists. Witty as well as helpful, there’s a wide array of themes to choose from. Crap to Do, Brain Dump, #Goals, and Productive AF among others. Whatever needs doing, these notes can help motivate you.

LAGHCAT Mermaid Tail Blanket

LAGHCAT mermaid tail blanket gifts for college studentsEveryone has a little bit of mermaid or merman magic deep inside them, it’s true. This LAGHCAT Mermaid Tail Blanket adds a little magic to everything from a quick nap to a study session. The blanket comes in several fun colors, from bright blue and shocking pink, to vivid green, and violet. It also comes with a drawstring bag and a silver mermaid necklace. A gift that keeps on giving! This blanket will have you flipping your fins, while keeping you plenty warm.

Colonel Popper Microwave Air Popcorn Popper

Colonel Popper popcorn maker gifts for college studentsA collapsible, easy-to-store design, and simple directions, the Colonel Popper Microwave Air Popper is a great gift. Made from BPA-free silicone, this popcorn popper is microwave and dishwasher-safe. This popper comes in 8 great designs and colors: blue, colonel transparent red, mint, glacier blue, gray, green, neon green, and red. You can use any kind of popcorn kernal or oil in this popper. It makes up to 14 cups of popcorn so there’s plenty to go around on movie nights. 

The Original Buddha Board

Buddha Board gifts for college studentsThe original Buddha Board is a great gift for anyone who is looking for a way take a breath and relax. Simply dip the brush into the water to create soft, inky artwork. As the water dries, the art will evaporate so there is a clean surface to create a new piece of art. Practice mindfulness while getting in touch with your inner artist. Choose from three different sizes and find out why everyone loves using their Buddha Board. Take a break from studying and refresh!

Wise Owl Outfitters Portable Hammock

Wise Owl Outfitters hammock gifts for college studentsThe biggest problem that most hammocks pose is where to fix them. Wise Owl Outfitters solves this problem with their portable hammock. This hammock can go up between a couple of trees, a couple of posts, or even a couple of doorknobs if you loop it just right. It comes in lots of great colors, is made of durable, lightweight parachute nylon, and packs away in its own little bag so you can use it indoors or out. Whether you want to use it to study on the quad, go camping with friends, or just chill on a sunny day, this hammock has you covered.

Sriracha Keychains

Sriracha2Go Sriracha mini keychain gifts for college studentsA staple hot sauce of college life and hipsters everywhere. These refillable Sriracha keychains will make the perfect gift for anyone who loves to spice up their foods. Whether they need to add heat to a sandwich or noodles, they will have tasty, spicy food at their fingertips. They are available in two sizes and refillable so you just need to buy a refill packet when you run out. 

Z Plinrise Silicone Dinosaur Phone Holder

Plinrise desk phone stand gifts for college studentsThe Z Plinrise Silicone Dinosaur Phone Holder is available in a wide assortment of bright colors and fun styles. No matter what color or style you choose, this handy dinosaur holder are a great way to work with technology hands-free. These are so cute the whole floor will want one.

Who says practical gifts have to be boring? These little gifts are both fun and practical, making them perfect for college students.

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