Have you recently moved into your college apartment? If so, you may be searching for the perfect items to complete your new home!
While in college, you want to make sure that you have a comfy study space so that you have a place to get all your work done and stay productive.
To help you search for all the items you may need to complete your study space, I have compiled a list of 18 items you should check out to create a cute, productive study space for your new apartment!
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College Apartment Study Space Ideas
1. Cute Mousepad
A simple but necessary item for your study space is a mousepad! A mousepad will be perfect for those of us who like to use a mouse while on the computer. (I prefer to use a physical mouse and keyboard with my laptop — more on that below.)
A mousepad like this one will make sure that your mouse works properly to make sure that you can get all of your work done on the computer. Also, it will add a bit of cute decor to your desk if you purchase this pink mousepad.
2. LED String Lights
Another important part of creating a comfy workspace is to give it a cozy vibe. One way to do this is by adding some decor, such as these fairy lights.
I absolutely love fairy lights because they always make a space look comfy and cozy. So, when you are setting up your new study space, make sure to get some of these lights to create the cozy vibe you are going for.
3. Faux Fur Seat Cushion
Also, you will want to consider how long you plan to spend studying at your workspace. If you plan to use this space for most of your studying, you will also want to think about making your chair as comfortable as possible.
One way to do this is by adding a cushion like this faux fur seat cushion to your chair to make sure that you are comfortable for long periods of time at your desk.
Also, you will love this seat cushion because it will add some color and decor to your study space!
4. Adjustable Back Cushion
Not only should you consider getting a seat cushion, but also you should consider getting a back cushion for your chair like this one!
A back cushion will ensure that you always have the support you need and never feel uncomfortable while sitting at your desk. Once you have one of these, you’ll never go without it.
5. Desk Bookshelf
One other item that you should consider adding to your study space is this desk bookshelf! A desk bookshelf will help you stay organized and productive at your desk!
By purchasing a bookshelf like this one, you will always have a place to put your desk items, and you will never have to go searching for your items.
6. Foldable Laptop Stand
For those of us who will be using our laptops frequently, I recommend getting a foldable laptop stand to place at your desk or in your study space!
This will make doing long hours of work on the computer much easier on your neck and back, and it will make sure that you always have a place for your computer.
7. Sticky Note Dispenser
One item that you may not have thought of but will help you stay productive at your desk is a note dispenser.
This note dispenser will not only help you stay more productive while having notes to write to-do lists, plans, etc., but also, if you get one like this one, you will have a super cute item to add to your study space to make it more fun!
8. Headphone Stand
Another handy item for a study space is a headphone stand! This item will be perfect for those who like to use our headphones frequently when studying.
This stand will ensure that you always have a place to put your headphones and that they are always ready for you at your desk when you need to focus and get work done!
9. Under Desk Foot Rest
You might also want to consider getting a footrest to make your study space comfier. You may not have thought of this item, but trust me, you will not regret purchasing this item for your study space!
A footrest will make sure that you are always comfy and cozy while studying at your desk, so I would definitely recommend checking out this adjustable footrest for under your desk.
10. Desk Organizer with Charging Stand
To make your life a lot easier while studying at your desk, you should also consider getting a desk organizer like this one!
This desk organizer will make you more productive by having all of your desk items, like pens and pencils, ready for when you need them. Also, it will give you a way to charge some of your items, so you never have to leave your desk while studying.
11. Magnetic Whiteboard
If you want to create a cute and comfy vibe for your desk space, I recommend getting a whiteboard!
A whiteboard will help you to stay more productive by giving you a place to write down to-do lists, goals, etc., that you may have for your studying to keep you on track.
Also, it can be used to add something fun to your study space if you get a cute whiteboard like this one, where you can add some fun magnets for a decorative look.
12. Aesthetic Desk Accessory Kit
Another key item when putting together your study space is a desk accessory kit. A kit like this one includes all of the essential items you will need to get work done!
This will help to make sure that you are always productive at your desk and have everything you need. Also, this set comes in 11 cute colors to match any room aesthetic.
13. Push Pin Set
You may also want to check out this adorable push pin set for your study space if you plan on getting a board or a wall calendar for your desk!
A push pin set like this one will create a cute and comfy vibe for your desk space and will be perfect for those of us who like to use paper notes and bulletin boards.
14. Motivational Calendar
Another way to ensure you are always on track with your goals is by having a calendar at your desk so that you can always keep yourself up to date on your progress.
If you are looking for a fun and decorative calendar to add to your study space, definitely check out this super cute motivational calendar that will keep you on track and motivated to reach your goals!
A planner is also an essential item to have in your study space for those of us who like to write everything down and plan ahead.
So, if this sounds like you, check out a planner like this cool Poketo Concept Planner to make sure you have your schedule written out to keep you on track with your studying!
16. Wireless Keyboard
One of my favorite items to have on my desk is a wireless keyboard. While you can always use your built-in laptop keyboard, I find it’s much nicer to have a larger keyboard and mouse set up on your desk.
This wireless keyboard will make it easy for you to stay productive at your desk and will also add to the decor of your study space if you get a super colorful one like this one.
17. Wall Organizer
You may also want to check out a wall organizer like this one if you like to write all of your notes and your schedule on paper!
This wall organizer will make it super easy for you to see exactly what is on your schedule for the week so that you can get everything done on time.
18. Mug Warmer
Another item that you should consider for your study space that you may not have seen before is a mug warmer. This adorable mug warmer will be a must for your desk if you are a coffee lover like me!
Which of these college apartment study space ideas will you be trying?
What do you like to have at your desk? What do you like to use to make your study space comfy? Tell us in the comments!