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Decorating a college dorm isn't the easiest task, but a few clever dorm room ideas can make your tiny quarters look and feel like an impressive suite. Dorm living can either make you shudder at a flashback of an old roommate or smile at your glory days, but a comfortable college dorm room is a must either way. Whether you're getting ready to revamp one of these tiny abodes for your freshman year or yet another semester of graduate school, we've got dorm room ideas and decor that will help make your transition to college campus living seamless.
A dorm room is your opportunity to live outside your family's home and make your own decisions. Why not begin with the design and layout of your new space? You might be in a single room in a dormitory with hundreds of other students, a room with three roommates, or an apartment off campus. You can still make your own mark without sacrificing your aesthetic. Trust us, we understand how big a challenge small bedrooms can be, especially when you don't have a lot of freedom or closet space (dorm room storage units are lifesavers). But a size limit can be freeing, too. Figuring out how to pack your personality into a dorm room is a task you won't regret taking on!
To help you ace this exciting chapter, we've rounded up some dorm room ideas you absolutely need for your space. Your roommates will take notes! Ahead, conquer the school year with dorm room decor ideas that'll help you feel at home and impress your family whenever they stop by to visit.
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