Top picks for uni

Get ready for uni life with these university must-haves. Study, play, sleep, repeat.


Whether you're heading back to university or starting your first semester there are few things you'll need to check off your shopping list. Here's a list of essentials from the Student Room:

  • Bedding
  • Bedroom things (Lamp, photos, bin etc)
  • Bathroom stuff (towels, toothbrush etc)
  • Laundry items (washing powder etc)
  • Electrical items (Hairdryer, laptop, extension cable etc)
  • Kitchen items (Depending on whether you are in shared accommodation)
  • Stationery (Notepad, pens, pencils etc)
  • Important documents (Passport etc)

We've put together a collection of our favourite items that will make your new student digs feel like a home from home.Let us know what you think and might buy you your favourite...

Polaroid camera

Collect memories and photos to decorate your new digs with this polaroid camera - which colour would you go for?

Sushi duvet set

This all-over sushi print duvet cover adds a kitschy touch to your sleeping space and it's really cool, right?

Beer Pong

Make friends with your new roomies with a classic game of Beer Pong.