Culture. Style. Taste.
Culture. Style. Taste.

Top Back-to-Campus Must Haves

From dorm room move-in’s to placing the computer in the perfect spot for virtual class, students are prepared to make the most of this academic year. We chatted with several students who shared some of their must-have back-to-campus items.


Superga, available at Macy’s

“I like to feel prepared when going back to campus, and I don’t just mean with my textbooks and supplies. I like to feel prepared with my wardrobe as well. This year, my must haves include a go-to pair of white Superga platform sneakers, Lululemon workout leggings, Apple AirPods and APL sneakers.”
– Daniella, senior at University of Miami


“A journal is one back-to-school item that is a must for me. During quarantine, I developed a new love for creating bullet journals and I want to continue to journal in my free time at school.”

– Kaylee, University of California- Los Angeles

Free People

“Having comfortable loungewear is important for me returning to campus. As our school is now completely online this upcoming fall semester, I want to be as comfortable as I can while working from home!”

– Madison, University of Pennsylvania

Apple AirPods

“Apple AirPods are definitely one of my must haves for virtual school, they come in handy during classroom calls”

-Christine, St. Thomas Aquinas High School

Mademoiselle by Coco Chanel

“Two items that I must have on me at all times while on campus would be my Apple AirPods, and a mini bottle of Mademoiselle by Coco Chanel.”

– Narah, Lourdes Academy


“I am definitely bringing up a lot of half suits because I will need to wear nice tops for zoom interviews. But, comfy sweatpants as bottoms are a necessity when working from home!”

– Jane, University of Pennsylvania

Apple Macbook Pro 16”

“A MacBook Pro would be the essential back-to-school item for me. With a new online environment, having a computer by my side is key!”

– Nik, University of Pennsylvania

Lululemon Joggers

“Lululemon joggers have always been my go-to item to buy. I would say joggers are an essential for everyday comfort.  They allow me to be comfortable when I dance at school, while also being stylish.”

– Catalina, American Heritage School

Sailor Moon

“My favorite accessories for back to school are Sailor Moon accessories.  I’m a huge fan  and I want to show everyone that I am!”

– Alexis, Miami-Dade College



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