10 Accessories Every College Student Will Actually Use

From the perfect tote bag to the right water bottle, make sure you have these items before heading back to campus for the fall semester.

Summer 2023 is almost done. That means it's time to head back to school. As some of you are gearing up to travel back to campus for the fall semester, we're sure there's plenty of things you're buying to make sure you are full prepared. 

But let's face it, sometimes those things you think you need collect dust all semester and don't even end up being used. These items below are the true necessities. From the perfect tote to the right scents to keep you and your dorm room smelling fresh, check out our picks for 10 essential items below. 

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Carhartt WIP Kickflip Backpack

Engineered Garments Carry All Tote

Native Union AirPods Pro Case

Fossil Westover Laptop Sleeve

Casio Watch

Bose QuietComfort Earbuds II

Hinkoki Fantome Candle

D.S. Durga Burning Barbershop Eau de Parfum

Jason Markk Quick Wipes

Hydro Flask 24-OunceWater Bottle

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