5 things you need to bring with you to college

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5 Things You Need to Bring to College

Not sure what you should be packing for the big move to college? Most of us are classic over-packers, but even then, we still usually forget one or two key items.

Cool key chain for your dorm room keys? Check. Shower shoes (because who wants to use public showers barefoot?! EW!)? Definitely a priority. But what about handy things you might not think of, like tape?

If you're new to the university scene, watch the video above to make sure you don't forget these five major essentials.

Now check out these stylish backpacks!

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10 stylish backpacks perfect for back to school
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10 stylish backpacks perfect for back to school
This backpack is the perfect compliment to a monochromatic look (or a uniform). The bright colors will make you stand out in the hallways. 
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There are few chicer accessories than a quilted, black leather backpack. Consider making this your new favorite accessory to carry with you all fall.
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This bag from Kate Spade has it all- a feminine floral element, a dark color palette and a quilted texture to tie it all together.
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We love the understated nature of this backpack. The primary colors are a perfect pair, but are given a trendy, minimalistic twist. 
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We are obsessed with this sleek and modern take on a traditional backpack. Plus the gold hardware and almond color are a classic combo.
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A cult favorite - backpacks from Fjällräven are super durable and water resistant, so you'll be able to handle whatever life throws at you. 
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For all boho lovers there, this backpack is for you. Soft colors and an intricate geometric pattern come together to make this dreamy bag.
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This is the perfect bag for those that are always on the go. This sturdy bag has padded straps as well as a laptop/tablet slot to keep everything in place when you're on the move.
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This backpack is the perfect pairing of edgy and girly. With a neutral pattern covered in bright red roses, this is ideal for those with a style that changes day to day.
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While this bag maybe a solid color, it's perforated texture keeps it eye-catching and interesting. Plus, you'll never have to worry about matching your bag to your outfit ever again.
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