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There are many things that “essential” to living in dorms, whether you want to be able to use TikTok to relax or reassure your parents you get enough sleep. It can be difficult to move into smaller spaces with your new friend. There are also the possible rules that dorms may have. A French press is a better choice than an electric one for coffee lovers who enjoy a thick cup every morning. You may prefer a restful afternoon, so a blanket with weight should be your best friend. No matter how much you try, it’s important to make sure you look adorable doing it. 

Students and parents can find it difficult to leave home for the first-time. We’ve put together these essentials for #dormlife to make things easier. We recommend that you light your favourite meditation candle. This list should be completed before you return to school.