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16 Clever Ways to Keep Your Dorm Room Super Organized This School Year

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16 Clever Ways to Keep Your Dorm Room Super Organized This School Year

Jul 18, 2017
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If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

 

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Dorm rooms are small; there’s no doubt about that. When you live in a dorm room, you have to find creative ways to store all of your belongings while leaving space for your roommate’s belongings too. Keeping your room organized will help you focus on your studies and keep your roommate happy. I found a few organization ideas that will keep your room organized and free from clutter all school year long, so you should definitely take a look at them below.

 

Use A Desk Bookshelf

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Pinterest

A well organized desk will help you study and keep up with all of your schoolwork. Using a sturdy desk bookshelf that’s exactly like this one will give you tons of space to organize your desk.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Prep Avenue

Here’s another great example of using  a desk bookshelf to keep your desk organized. Utilizing the vertical space above your desk will give you more room for storing your desk items. 

 

More Desk Organizing Tips…

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from I Heart Organizing

Desk drawer organizers will hold your pens, pencils, highlighter markers, paperclips, sticky notes, tape, and more.

 

 

For more ideas on organizing your desk, check out this post. 

 

Headboard Bookshelf

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from My Dorm Decor Blog

Use the wall space above your bed for organizing your stuff by placing a headboard shelf right behind your bed.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Frugal Coupon Living

 

Bedside Caddy

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Buzzfeed

Bedside storage caddies are perfect for storing all of your little knick-knacks and keeping them within arm’s reach. You can find the perfect bedside caddy for your dorm room here.

 

Store Things Under Your Bed

The space underneath your bed is essential for organizing your room. If you can, create more space underneath your bed by lofting your bed, which will basically turn it into a bunk bed. You can always use bed risers to raise your bed if lofting isn’t an option.

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Society 19

If you raise your bed high enough, you’ll be able to slide your mini fridge and shoe cubby underneath. 

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Her Campus

The space underneath your bed is the best place to store your plastic storage organizers. 

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from At Home With Nikki

I absolutely love the wire storage cube organizers that are used to organize this dorm room. You can find wire storage cube organizers similar to the kind in the picture here.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Prep Avenue

 

Closet Organization

The space in your dorm room closet will be very limited so try not to overpack. But, there a few ways for you to maximize the space in your closet and they are pretty helpful.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Creativity In Doses

Place your shoes on  a shoe rack like this one inside of your closet to keep your shoes from being scattered all over your room.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Yep It’s Prep

Place your small purses and clothing accessories in storage baskets to keep them organized and easy to find.

 

Use A Cart For Storage Space

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from HGTV

I’m a huge fan of using carts like this one for extra storage space. They are easy to move around and you can fit a ton of things inside of a cart.

 

Bathroom Organization

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from Society 19

Some residence halls will have a community bathroom rather than having individual bathrooms in each room. If you have to use a community bathroom, then you need to keep all of your shower necessities in a portable shower caddy.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

Found from The Gloss

You can store all of your excess beauty and bath products in a hanging shoe organizer on the door.

 

Keeping your dorm organized is the key to having a successful, stress-free school year. Don’t let clutter stop you from focusing! If you have any dorm room organizing ideas, share them with me in the comment section below.

 

If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!If you are moving into a college dorm room this school year, then you have to try these 16 dorm room organizing hacks! You won't regret it!

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