Some dorm room essentials are a given—bedding, pillows, and clothes hangers all top the list when it comes to shopping for your college home. But there are other important items to add to your list that might not be as obvious. So, we’ve rounded up our favorite essentials, from eye masks and shower sandals to a chic mini fridge, that you won’t want to leave home without. Click through the slideshow ahead and get yourself ready for the best year ever. Fairmount Metal Stacking Stool, Urban Outfitters, $59
A stool that doubles as a table and brings color into your room is always a good choice.