How much should I spend on dorm supplies?

How much should I spend on dorm supplies?

Sheets, pillows and a comforter can easily add up to another $75. And those are just the essentials. All told, college students will spend an average of $836 on clothing, electronics and dorm furnishings, according to an annual survey by the National Retail Federation.

Should I get a mesh or plastic shower caddy?

Plastic caddies tend to be more rigid, which means they hold their shape better but usually need to be placed on the floor while you shower. On the other hand, mesh caddies are more adaptable and can typically be hung over a hook or shower head, but they can be a little harder to clean.

Do college dorms have curfews?

At almost all colleges and universities in the U.S., there are no curfews in the dorms. Entrance is often restricted to residents of the dorm and their guests, or to residents and other students at the university.

What do you really need in a dorm room?


  • Extra Long Twin Sheets. Make sure you purchase extra long sheets, the regular size will not fit dorm room beds.
  • A Good Backpack.
  • A Good Laptop Computer.
  • Blanket & Comforter.
  • Pillows.
  • A Laundry Hamper & Laundry Detergent.
  • Towels & Wash Cloths.
  • Shower Shoes & Caddy.

Is it harder to get into UF or FSU?

It is harder to admit to UF than FSU. UF has a higher submitted SAT score (1,270) than FSU (1,270). UF has more students with 52,218 students while FSU has 41,005 students. UF has more full-time faculties with 2,734 faculties while FSU has 1,602 full-time faculties.

What are the requirements to get into HCC?

To be eligible for admission to an associate degree program at HCC, applicants must submit documentation that they have the equivalent of one of the following:

  • high school equivalency certificate (GED)
  • Associate or higher degree.
  • standard high school diploma.

Should I bring a robe to college?

Robes are not always the best, because the bathrooms and showers can be very small at school. Trying to put a robe on in a small space when you just got out is like putting on jeans when you just got out of the shower and are soaking wet. It is just a huge struggle and a pointless waste of time.

How many towels should you bring to college?

For the college reality of small dorms and very little storage, often it is better to err on the side of less rather than more due to limited space. Heading off to college? We recommend 3 bath towels and 6 washcloths.

Can freshmen have cars at UF?

Are freshmen allowed to have cars on campus? Freshmen have some parking alotted. To determine to what extent, please access UF’s Transportation & Parking Services website.

Is UF a dry campus?

At UF you don’t even need to drink alcohol to get punished. Dry rooms are considered places where all residents are 20 and under, meaning you can’t drink in dry rooms. People of age can only drink with other people of age. If caught drinking underage on campus the consequences include attending an alcohol workshop.

How much does a semester at HCC cost?

Tuition & Fees – Fall 2020

Tuition $33.00 per hour
Student Activity Fee $1.00 per hour
($12 maximum)
Total $84.50 per hour
Recreation Fee $6 per semester

What is the best dorm at UF?

Broward Hall

How much do uf dorms cost?


Resident Hall Room Type Room Rate
Double Room $2,648
Springs Complex Single Suite $3,282
Double Suite $3,060
Tolbert Hall Single Room $2,804

What GPA do you need to get into HCC?

Meet grade point average (GPA) requirement of an overall GPA of at least 2.50 or at least 2.50 in the last 60 semester credit hours.

Do single dorms have bathrooms?

Most dorms have large bathrooms for each hall. If you’re in a single-sex dorm you may have two bathrooms on your floor available for your use. If you’re in a coed dorm, there may be separate bathrooms for each gender or shared bathrooms. You may, for example, need to take turns using a single-user bathroom.