Are you a fresher heading for uni this September? Kit out your accommodation and prepare for lectures with our what-to-buy guide. What's more, Habitat are currently offering 10% off with the code UNI10!
From transforming simple digs into somewhere homely and stylish, to making sure you have all the kit for taking notes and submitting essays - use our edit as a handy checklist!
1. A memo board
Make sure you don't miss any important deadlines by pinning up reminders on a bright memo board.
Memo board, £10, Sainsbury's
2. A bullet journal
Stay organised with a bullet planner - a neat and fast method to stay on top of things.
Bullet planner, £5, Flying Tiger Copenhagen
3. A reliable laptop
You're going to spend a lot of time using your laptop while working towards your degree, so make sure you choose one that's fit for the job.
HP Stream 14 Inch Celeron 4GB 32GB Cloudbook in purple, £199.99, Argos
4. A desk lamp
Essential for working through those all-nighters!
Tommy lamp, £18, Habitat
5. Stylish storage
Keep your belongings safe in a set of colourful trunks. They're ideal if you're a little short of space.
Orange and yellow trunks, £80, Habitat
6. A plant
Pop a plant on your desk for a homely feel. A faux one will see you through the whole year - no watering necessary!
Sansevieria faux plant, £22.50, Oliver Bonas
7. A recipe book
Venture away from beans on toast by learning a few easy recipes.
365 Student Cookbook, £9.99, Waterstone's