Gifts For College Students

The Ultimate Under-$100 Gift Guide For College Students

In no time flat, college students will be rushing home in hoards to enjoy home-cooked meals and their old squeaky twin beds for the holiday season. Make sure you get those undergrads the perfect gift for Christmas so that they can go back to school feeling totally prepared. We rounded up the best gifts for under $100 so that your student will give you an A+ when it comes to gift giving.

1. Photo Clip Mobile

A Photo Clip Mobile ($17) is the perfect way for a student to save college memories.

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2. Drumstick Pens

Sometimes a little musical inspiration can help you get through writing an especially long essay, so grab the Drumstick Pens ($8 for a set of two).

3. Bon Voyage 2018 Desk Calendar

This Bon Voyage 2018 Desk Calendar ($18) is pretty to look at and very useful for a student.

4. Desk Caddy

Handcrafted from reclaimed pine, this Desk Caddy ($50) will be a one-of-a-kind gift.

Reclaimed Wood Desk Caddy: Medium
$49.99
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5. Oil Slick Flask

Students of drinking age will find this Oil Slick Flask ($18) very useful.

6. Lattice Wood Storage Crate

Not only is this Lattice Wood Storage Crate ($20) perfect for storage, but it would also be a great way to create a gift basket for your college student.

7. Box of Goodies

When college students are away from home, there's no better way to remind them you're thinking of them than with a POPSUGAR Must Have Box ($40), a monthly subscription box filled with awesome products.

8. Oh Snap Leather Journal

Every student needs some notebooks to write in, so give the gift of style with this Oh Snap Leather Journal ($20).

9. Recover Natural Shell Portable Power Charger

When you're always on the go, the Recover Natural Shell Portable Power Charger ($35, originally $48) will definitely come in handy.

Recover Natural Shell Portable Power Charger
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10. Dome Backpack

The Dome Backpack ($50) is a cool way to haul books from class to class. It also comes in black.

Dome backpack
$49.95 $34.99
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11. Agate Stone

These Agate Stones ($18-$44 each) would make awesome bookends.

12. Urbanears Headphones

Homework won't be such a drag when using these Urbanear Headphones ($50).

13. Eleni Hair Tie Set

A female student will adore these Knotted Hair Ties ($12) to keep her hair back while she studies.

Knotted Hair Ties
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14. Chalkboard Growler + Pint Set

Everyone needs a study break, and this Desktop Basketball ($35) setup will do just the trick.

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15. Mint Starter Set

The Mint Starter Set ($40, originally $44) will provide a student with a full set of stylish desk accessories.

Mint Starter Set
$40
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16. Start Where You Are Book

College is a time to find yourself, and the Start Where You Are: A Journal for Self-Exploration ($13) book is a great place to start.

Start Where You Are: A Journal for Self-Exploration
$13
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17. Scratch Map

This amazing Scratch Map ($26) is made for scratching off all the places she's been to in the world.

18. Message in a Bottle Flash Drive

At college, an electronic method of storing documents is totally necessary. The Message in a Bottle Flash Drive ($21) will store his words safe and sound.

Message in a Bottle Flash Drive
$21
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19. Monogram Pouch

Add a personal touch to your gift with the Monogram Leather Triangle Pouch ($49), ideal for storing all kinds of tiny necessities.

20. Time Capsule

It will be so fun for college students to reminisce about school memories with this Time Capsule ($18).

Time Capsule
$18
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21. Pocket Notepad

This Pocket Notepad ($7) is easy to carry to and from class, plus the print is easy on the eyes.

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22. Custom State Pillow

This Custom State Pillow ($85) will be a little piece of home while a student is away at college.

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