All The Snack Essentials You Need To Create A Perfect Dorm Room Pantry

Getting yourself back-to-school ready in college is an entirely different ballgame than it was during your high school days. Instead of stocking lockers with the newest pens, binders, and lunch boxes, focus on outfitting your dorm room with a next-level snack stash. Easy late-night eats (whether consumed post-partying or while studying) are an indisputable necessity.
In order to ensure an optimal in-room grub lineup, the ideal balance of ready-to-eat, microwavable, and shelf-stable foods must be struck. The 15 essential drinks, portable breakfasts, and anytime treats ahead will ensure your college dorm menus are nothing but back-to-school fire — complete with microwavable mac and cheese.
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