Gifts Ideas for College Students
Shopping for college students is a task. If you chose to surprise them, you take the chance of buying the wrong gift. With back-to-school season upon us, many people are looking for the right gift to inspire the college students in their lives.
Read on for ideas of how to surprise the college student in your life.
Single Cup Coffee Maker
For less than ten dollars, you can buy the college student who likes their caffeine the perfect solution to fill their cravings for coffee. With a coffee maker, they can quickly brew fresh coffee a cup at a time. In the long run, this will save your student a lot of money from making trips to the local coffee shop. To help them get started, remember to pick up some coffee and filters.
Personalized gifts are another great idea to show that college student how much you love them. Printing off photos and putting them into an album or on a bulletin board to display in their room is meaningful and simple to do. Acrylic photos are a contemporary option to display photography and artwork and make a unique alternative to standard frames and prints. Another idea is having a special memory that was captured on camera made into a canvas wrapped photo. All of these ideas are also practical as they provide decoration for your college student’s room.
There is a magazine out there for anything your student loves to read about, from fashion to sports. There is a good chance they regularly purchase their favorite magazine to read anyway. By giving them a subscription, you will guarantee they have access to the topics they love. You will also help provide entertainment and save them money.
Lap Top or Other Portable Computer
While these presents may be expensive; they will save your student money in the long run. They also make studying much easier. Portable computers can save money on textbooks, simplify note taking and allow for studying no matter their location. All students hope for one and will appreciate this thoughtful gift.
Videos provide great amusement for college students. Renting can be costly, but a membership will make it convenient and simple. Make sure you get a membership that lasts several months to a year. This may even be a present you continue to give annually.
Dining out and the drive-thru are expensive and typically will not provide healthy foods to nourish our bodies. A cookbook can be the perfect gift to help provide the student with simple, cost-effective meal ideas to allow dining at home. Cookbooks come in all shapes and sizes, for any purpose and a range of ability. An added bonus is the leftovers for future meals.