Our 10 Favorite Items to Shop During Wayfair’s Back to College Sale

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Shop these trendy Wayfair dorm decor deals!

Wayfair school plates and cups set

College is coming – are you ready to move into the dorms?

With college right around the corner for many, we’re sharing hot deals on Wayfair dorm decor right now! From organization items, wardrobe essentials, serve ware, studying necessities, and more, we’re sharing everything you’ll need to make your dorm cozy with all the comforts of home.

Set yourself and your family up for success this school year by prepping your home with some of our favorite Wayfair finds! Plus Wayfair has you covered with fast shipping.

They have thousands of deals on products that ship fast like bedding, stylish organization, lighting, and decor.

Shop all Wayfair back-to-college deals now!

Buy one Pillow, Get one 50% off
Buy 3 Kitchen Essentials, Get 20% off
Buy 2 or more Sheet Sets, Get 15% off
Buy 3 Organization Items, Get 20% off

Not sure how to decorate your dorm room like a pro? Here are a few of our Wayfair picks…

graphic of wayfair back to college dorm room decor sale items

1. Have the perfect place for odds and ends with a basket set.

2 piece wayfair baskets with notebooks and headphone inside

Fabric Basket 2-Piece Set as low as $21.99 (regularly $27.99)

Available in gray, blue, orange, or pink, these baskets are perfect to stash odds and ends. Their dorm room could be picked up in no time just before company drops in. Like your mom…cough, cough.

2. Make every space feel homey with this college dorm decor table lamp.

white and light blue dorm decor lamp on wood console table

Alverez Ceramic Lamp as low as $49.99 shipped (regularly $93.99)

Grab this table lamp for a desk for late-night studying and add a warm element to any stark room. It also comes in 9 different colors to suit any college student’s aesthetics.

3. A self-opening trash can will make any college student’s life easier.

Wayfair yellow trash

Motion Sensor 3-Gallon Waste Basket as low as $27.98 (regularly $29.95)

There’s no denying college students love convenience. This motion sensor trash will make them feel like they’re living large and comes in blue, pink, rose, or yellow.

4. Don’t forget this essential dorm decor that will make their ramen look like a Michelin restaurant.

stacks of dorm decor blue dishes on wood shelf

Ten Strawberry Street 20-Piece Stoneware Dinnerware Set as low as $29.99 shipped (regularly $79.99)

We can’t promise college students will eat anything other than ramen and cereal for breakfast, dinner, and lunch, but at least they’ll be doing it in style with this 20-piece set. The mugs, plates, and bowls are all BPA- and lead-free, and dishwasher-, microwave-, and oven-safe too.

5. A double cereal dispenser is the college dorm item you didn’t know you needed.

Wayfair cereal dispensers

Double Cereal Dispenser as low as $30.38 (regularly $41.04)

Speaking of cereal, this boujee edition is a must for any student and might be their favorite purchase of all. The over 6,000 5-star reviews are enough of a reason alone to click add to cart.

5. Maximize storage space with this under-the-sink organizer.

white stacking organizer on bathroom countertop

StorageBud Non-Slip Under Sink Organizer as low as $14.62 (regularly $23.49)

College students don’t have a ton of space so maximizing every square inch is crucial. This under-sink organizer can sit just about anywhere and organize toiletries to kitchen supplies.

6. Grab these stackable bins storage bins for even more storage space.

two stackable bins on counter with rolled towels inside

Idesign Eco BPA-Free Recycled Plastic Storage Bin as low as $17.99 (regularly $27.99)

We love these stylish bins that are just as pretty as they are functional. Plus, they’re made of recycled plastic, so they’re perfect for any student looking for sustainable dorm room decor.

And because they come with a wooden lid, you can stack multiple bins on top of each other, or use the space to display other items, maximizing your space even more.

7. Use this organizer to keep study essentials at arms reach at all times.

white desk organizer with phone paper and pens

Elisa Desk Supplies Organizer as low as $24.62 (regularly $27.38)

Coming in at just over $20 bucks, there’s no reason not to grab this desktop organizer. It has the perfect spots for pens, pencils, notebooks, post-its, a phone, and whatever else your college kiddo needs within arm’s reach during late-night studying.

8. Will they put their clean clothes away? Just maybe if they have these Velvet hangers.

black velvet hangers hanging on wood clothes rack

Wayfair Basics Velvet Non-Slip Hanger 20-Pack as low as $15.99 (regularly $21.50)

These slim hangers will allow any student to maximize their space whether they’ll have a closet or are bringing a clothes rack with them. Ivory is the most affordable option, but for a couple of dollars more, you can get many different colors from black to pink.

Also, consider buying the larger 50-pack priced at 54¢ per hanger, compared to 65¢ per hanger for the 20-pack.

9. Under-bed storage boxes are perfect for otherwise unused space.

pink storage bin on floor with white clothes and blankets

TUSK Underbed Folding Boxes 4-Count Set $52.55 (regularly $67.99)

We love these storage bins for seasonal clothes and other items college students can stash under their beds. They’re extremely durable for packing them full and have an easy-to-grab pull handle. It’s our only dorm room decor item priced over $50, but considering there are 4 total, you’ll get them for just $15 each.

10. This collapsible laundry basket is something every college student needs.

navy blue laundry basket sitting on floor in laundry room

Every college student needs something to haul around their dirty laundry. What better way to do it than with a hamper and tote all in one?! This pop-up laundry hamper has a strap, a drawstring closure, and a side pocket with a zipper for quarters. Plus, it’s all the excuse they need to lug home a load for Mom every once in a while. 😏

We’re sharing college freebies & everything else your student needs for school and dorm life.

About the writer:

Krystal has an associate's degree from Devry University, with over 6 years of writing experience between multiple publications in the fashion, lifestyle, beauty, and health industries.

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  1. Trisha

    Any idea on when this sale ends?

    • Amber (Hip Sidekick)

      Hey Trisha! I’m not finding an end date for this. It appears to be available for a limited time. Hoping you can grab some great deals! ❤️🙌

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