This post is all about college care packages.
For a freshman, college is time for being independent but also means saying goodbye to their loved one. I know when my roommate had to say goodbye she was completely heartbroken.
But the one thing that brought her up on the days she felt homesick was care packages sent from her family members. She would receive these creative college care packages that would make her week.
If you are looking for college care packages ideas, whether you are a significant other, parent, grandparent, family, sibling, or friends, they will be beyond grateful and love your care package.
College Care Packages:
For the Homesick:
1. Homemade Treats
The best gift is always homemade. Send out your college students favorite treat to remind them of home. This is the perfect way to cure homesickness.
2. Amazon Spot
Amazon Spot will allow your college student to make video calls to family and friends.
This device will also allow you to play music, look at the weather, and to talk to Alexa (never feel alone).
I always found these candles fascinating. The candles offer a variety of smells from all 50 states.
Most dorms won’t allow you to have a candle so make sure to include a candle warmer. I love this because it makes them feel at home.
Surprise your loved one with a digital picture frame with pictures filled with memories spent with them. This is such a great idea and saves up some space in their dorm room instead of overdoing it with pictures on walls.
This cute pillow could be customized where the student goes to school and connected to their
For the Interior Designer:
6. Light Board
If candles are not allowed in the dorm room, a diffuser is an alternative option. This also provides numerous health benefits compared to a candle.
Twinkling lights are very popular and so much fun to use. It’s a great dorm decor option and easy to tape on walls. This is my favorite decor because. It makes the dorm 10 times cozier.
9. Wall Art
I absolutely love wall art. it’s the best way to express personality In every dorm room. Give your college student inspiring wall quote decor so that they would encourage throughout the school year.
Tapestries are a perfect way to cover up the ugly walls in a dorm room. This is such a great college care package idea that they would love.
11. Throw Blanket
For the Fashionista:
12. Jewelry Stand
Every fashionista needs somewhere to place their jewelry. It is extremely useful and comes in different colors
After the hit romance movie Too All The Boys I Love Before came out scrunchies are making a huge comeback. I absolutely love it and it comes with different colors.
Birkenstocks are stylish and could almost go with anything. Make sure you take a peek at their shoe size before going off and buying.
One of my favorite reasons why I love fall because it gives me the excuse to wear a beanie. Plus if you are in a rush and don’t have enough time to do your hair this is a great way to cover up.
16. Laptop Case
For the Sports Fan:
17. Game Day Skirt
When comes to game day is all about having fun and tailgates. These cheerleader skirts are so cute and can be found on Amazon.
18. School T-shirts
Send your loved one a couple of t-shirts to represent their college. I don’t think you could ever have too many t-shirts.
19. Pom Poms
Complete the cheerleader game day outfit with a set of pompoms to root for their team.
21. See Through Bag
Most colleges stadium requires you to have clear bags due to safety reasons. This would be such a lifesaver to send.
For the Tech Guro:
A new set of headphones can be a bit pricy but is a great college care package idea. These headphones are amazing because it’s wireless and has great sound.
23. Xbox One
For the gamer in your life give them an Xbox. I know your thinking that’s a bit too much but it’s a great gift that will make your college student stunned.
You can never have enough chargers. I know last semester I had like three backup chargers. I know I would be extremely excited to
Providing a power bank will be such the ultimate gift.
This power bank has the ability to charge certain laptops and their phones at the same time.
26. Phone Case
For the Movie Fanatic
Provide your loved one with movie tickets to their local movie theater.
28. Their Favorite Movie
Gift them their favorite movie that will bring them so much joy.
29. Tasty Treats and Drinks
For the Bestie:
Remember those heart
This is so cute!
Perfect to place your favorite picture of you and your bestie.
A sweet reminder of the meaning of your friendship. You can find the friends poster here.
For the Boyfriend/Girlfriend:
34. Picture Frame
Love the quote.
Write a sweet letter to your significant other and remind them how much you love and miss them!
For the Instagram Girl:
Every integral girl would defiantly love this college care package gift.
39. Instant Printer
40. Passport Cover
This passport cover is sleek and classy perfect for your trendsetter.
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42. Water Bottle
43. Salt lamp
Salt lamps are extremely cute and very trendy to add to a dorm room
For the Makeup Lover
45. Eye Shadow
I love this eyeshadow palette. Aren’t these colors absolutely cute? You can get this for only
46. Face Mask
47. Dry Shampoo
Every beauty guru needs their makeup mirror. This mirror lights up and provides magnification.
For the Stressed Out:
49. Eye Mask
I know if I’m stressing out I like to take a quick cat nap. This eye mask is only 6.99 and is
This book of mindfulness will remind your stressed
52. Bath Bombs
Who doesn’t love bath bombs? These are a great way to help with stress relief and sleeping.
53. Coloring Book
For the Party Animal:
Always be prepared for any party situation with this opener. You can get this bottle opener for only 7.55.
Every girl needs her bag. This purse provides space for ID, cellphone, and other important things.
Other Care Packages Ideas:
58. Coffee or Tea
59. Personal Care items
61. Towel Wrap
62. You Are a Badass
63. ID Lanyard
This post showed you 63 Amazing College Care Packages Ideas Your Friends will Love.
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