21 Gift Ideas for College Students We Are Sure They Will Love!
College students can be a difficult group to shop for as their wish lists typically consist of one thing: money. If you’re tired of giving the annual gift card, we have 21 gift ideas for college students they are sure to love. It can be hard to find gifts for college guys and girls, but we are sure this list will give you some unique presents at any time of year.
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Best Gifts for College Students
College students can be difficult to shop for, but they don't have to be. Use our list of tried and true gifts for college students we are sure they will love!
The Puffer Hug is a stylish wrap with a durable puffer exterior, soft fleece interior, and 2 deep pockets for essentials. Wear it as a scarf or drape it under your jacket to stay cozy while outdoors, traveling, sitting around their dorm, or even cuddled up on the couch. The pockets are perfect for holding their phone and keys!
Caminito works directly with artisans throughout Mexico. Your purchase helps local communities in Mexico by providing a fair income for skilled craftspeople while also helping them to preserve and continue their traditional craft. These blankets are perfect for hanging out at the beach!
Founded by two U.S. veterans who now serve as Dallas-based firefighters and paramedics, Fire Grounds Coffee Co. is built on the belief that heroes deserve the best quality coffee (and so do you!), and they are all about putting first responders – first.
What sets Fire Grounds apart from other coffee brand competitors:
-For every five bags of specialty coffee sold, one bag is donated to a first responder as a thank you to this valuable group of men and women whose heroism and commitment to serving and protecting our communities do not go unnoticed.
- They offer coffee subscriptions. Perfect for college students!
-They have a Caffeinate-A-Station Program, where you purchase 5 lb. bags of coffee and donate straight to any fire station, police station, or hospital of your choice at a discounted price!
WanderFull HydroBag is perfect for students on the go! It will hold different sizes of water bottles, phones, keys, cash, whatever they need. And it comes in a variety of colors with interchangeable straps!
A stocking stuffer that will turn into their every day carry! This expertly combined go-to tool is the size of a key, so be ready to upgrade your keychain.
Geekey is fully equipped with more than 16+ functions to help you tackle those common, everyday problems. It's a bike spoke key, a wrench, a screw driver and more! Every college kid needs one of these nearby!
Dedicated to making everyday activities easier, Everlasting Comfort’s cooler features deep side pockets to fit bottles of all sizes, a front storage location for easy access to keys, wallets, etc. Perfect for college students who like to hike or head to the beach!
Have a college kid who's a coffee drinkier? Or one that lives somewhere humidity is an issue? These stainless stell canisters will keep food fresh. No more chip clips needed, this container will preserve coffee and food and make their lives easier!
Have your student take their cooking skills to the next level with this assortment of spices.
FreshJax sources the best pure and organic ingredients from around the globe for its line of clean spices that are non-GMO and contain no MSG, and no preservatives, chemicals, or dyes. Also gluten-free, Kosher, vegan.
The best part is that FreshJax donates one meal to a child suffering from food insecurity for every five pack of seasonings purchased. To date, the company has donated over 472,000 meals to children in need through Hunger Fight, Feed the Children, and Feeding America.
Kiss My Face body butter is a great addition to any stocking! Made with nourishing Goat Milk, Olive Oil, Aloe Vera, and antioxidant-rich Liposomal Vitamin C, this body butter smooths skin for a healthy glow, while delivering long-lasting moisture.
Liquid IV has saved our family time and time again. We use their Hydration Multiplier+ Immune Support for everything, including migraines and post-workout drinks. Liquid IV is a Non-GMO blend of Vitamin C, Zinc, and Wellmune®️ designed to maintain and strengthen the immune system. Perfect for rehydrating!
Kirsten is a family travel expert who has been traveling with kids for over 20 years. She is also the content creator behind Groups Are A Trip, a site for planning trips with extended family and friends.