21 Brilliant Under-$50 Dorm Room Finds at Target

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It's no secret that Target is full of amazing finds, and back-to-school season is no exception. From school supplies to dorm-friendly kitchen sets, there's no shortage of options to have your dorm room feeling like home in no time. If you're on a budget and looking for affordable dorm essentials, we've got your back. Scroll down to check out the 21 best college dorm finds at Target under $50.


1. Project 62 Bamboo Desk Storage with Charger, $25

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Store your desk essentials and charge your devices with this bamboo organizer. It has a Qi wireless charging base and two USB ports.

2. Pure Enrichment Mini Portable Air Purifier, $39.99

If you're worried about stuffy dorm rooms, a mini air purifier might do the trick.


3. Philips Hue A19 60W Smart LED Bulb, $49.99

Upgrade your desk lamp with a smart LED bulb that lets you set the scene with millions of fun colors.


4. Made By Design Machine Washable Waterproof Mattress Pad (Twin-XL), $30

Protect your dorm room mattress and make it a little more comfortable with this washable, waterproof mattress pad.



5. Brightroom 3 Tier Round Metal Utility Cart, $40

This stylish utility cart is perfect for storing snacks and toiletries or as a bedside table.


6. Tranquility Essentials Weighted Blanket, $18.75

Decompress between classes or at the end of a long school day with this relaxing weighted blanket.


7. Chefman Mirror LED Mini Fridge, $49.99

Store some snacks, drinks, or your favorite skincare in this adorable mini fridge, complete with a light-up mirror.


8. Room Essentials 30-piece Kitchen Utensil Set, $21


If you're lucky enough to have a dorm room with a kitchen, this utensil set will be a total lifesaver.


9. Project62 Lap Desk, $40

Make your work-from-bed days easier with a lap desk. This lap desk from Target's Project62 line includes a built-in battery, allowing you to charge the device you're working off of.


10. Household Essentials Backpack Duffle Laundry Bag, $23.99

Make laundry days easier with the Household Essentials Laundry Bag. It has a drawstring top, an extra pocket for laundry detergent, and straps so you can wear it like a backpack.

11. Microfiber Sheet Set with Side Storage Pockets (Twin XL), $24.99


These soft, dorm-friendly sheets come with convenient side pockets so you can keep your devices close by.

12. Made By Design Cool Touch Memory Foam Pillow, $35

Dorm beds aren't exactly known to be luxe, but with a few upgrades like this memory foam pillow, that can totally change.

13. Room Essentials Shelf Lamp, $40

Create more storage with the Room Essentials Shelf Lamp. Not only does it come with an LED bulb, but it also provides two extra surfaces to put your favorite decor on display.

14. Magic Bullet Personal Blender 11-piece Set, $49.99


Kitchen or not, this compact blender is perfect for whipping up pre-class smoothies.

15. Novogratz Regal End Table, $47.99

This multifunctional find acts as stylish decor and practical storage. Use this as a bedside table, where the top can hold your phone, water, and lamp. The lower shelf can hold everything from tablets to textbooks.

16. Room Essentials 90ct Extended LED Fairy Lights, $10

Add personality and a little extra glow to your room with these stylish, battery-supported fairy lights.

17. Project 62 Modular Desktop Organizer 4-piece Set, $11

Clean up your desk with ease with this stackable, four-piece modular desktop set.

18. Rubbermaid 10-piece Brilliance Leak Proof Food Storage Containers, $16.10

Meal plan or not, these food storage containers will surely come in handy. Plus, they're microwave safe, so you can easily reheat your leftovers.

19. Project 62 Acrylic Round Desktop Organizer, $15

This acrylic organizer can be used for pens, makeup, toiletries, you name it. Not to mention, it looks super chic.

20. Christopher Knight Home Nahunta Modern Knitted Round Pouf Gray, $46.76

In a room where more spacious furniture might not fit, a pouf is a perfect way to add comfort and extra seating.

21. JBL Go3 Wireless Speaker, $29.99

Get your shower jams playlist ready — this speaker is portable and waterproof.