The new school year is almost here which is why we’re sharing 30 college dorm room ideas to give you some inspiration this year!
There’s so many things you can do with a dorm room to add some personality. Speaking from experience, adding your own personal touch can really make the room feel like home, even though your somewhere new.
Dorm rooms typically have a no painting policy therefore all of the decorations below can be taken down at the end of the year. We’ve also included some fun removable wallpaper if you really want to take your room to the next level!
If you’re on a budget, just adding a fun comforter cover and throw pillows really goes a long way.
As always feel to pin any of college dorm room ideas below to Pinterest!
The best college dorm room ideas!
1) Boho Colors
I had to kick off the college dorm room ideas with the boho vibes. I absolutely love tie dye and what’s better than this pretty tie dye comforter! It’s such an easy way to add some color to a dull dorm room.
2) Wild At Heart
This might be my dream dorm room. The beige tie dye comforter is so pretty. Also I’m obsessed with all the boho and good vibes wall decor. It feels so calming and peaceful. All of these decor items would easily elevate your room and make it the perfect boho paradise.
Bedding: Tie Dye Comforter Set
3) 90s Vibes
This decor is so on trend right now! I love how the 90s style is finally coming back.
Together, all of these colors are so happy and fun. Who wouldn’t want a room like this!?
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4) Ivy Leagues
Love this neutral bedroom, the comforter looks so comfortable. If you’re looking for an easy way to add some color, just find some photos you love!
5) Sunny Yellow
Yellow is such a bright and happy color which is perfect for a dorm room! This yellow comforter set is so pretty and goes so well with some white and yellow accent pillows! If you’re looking to add some brightness this is the decor for you.
6) White Touches
This is one of my favourite rooms on the list. I love all white bedding, it just looks so clean and cozy.
I really like all the textures they put together in this room as well. It makes the room feel cozier even though it’s mostly white.
7) Just Chic
Loving this chic and modern room! The removable wallpaper adds such a unique touch to a small space.
This room just gives me all the calm vibes. From the beige tie dye comforter to the greenery touches it really feels warm and inviting.
Pictures: Don’t Chase Attract
9) A Touch of Red
This room is so spicy! How fun is that lip pillow! The art wall really makes this room fun and unique as well.
10) Calm Details
This room is really subtle but has those personal touches that makes it really calming. I love the light blue comforter and the light up photo wall. It makes it feel really personal.
Decor: Photo Light Up Wall
11) Nap Life
Such a fun cozy room! That large yellow lumbar pllow looks so incredibly comfortable. I love how this room had yellow touches throughout, making it really warm and happy.
Decor: Yellow Glasses
12) Moon Energy
The moon details are so much fun in this room! I actually have that moon lamp and can verify it’s awesome! I also think adding the moon mirror above the bed is such a cute touch!
Pillow: Star Pillow
13) Pops of Pink
The ultimate pink room, all of these tie dye accents are so fun! I think the photo wall is also a really fun way to make your room uniquely yours.
14) Golden Hour
Everything in this room goes so well together. The rose comforter is so pretty, then adding in the orange touches just makes it so warm and inviting.
Using orange as an accent color really helps warm up a room!
15) Shades of Grey
This grey room is giving a more edgy vibe. I love all the different shades of grey, it really adds some dimension!
16) Flower Power
If you’re into nature and flowers, this is such a unique way to incorporate them into your dorm room! The string light wall is so pretty and I love how they added some floral touches.
Also the pillows in this room go so well together. The orange, pinks and whites complement each other so well.
17) Just Galaxies
I think babe cave really describes this room perfectly. From all the pillows to the galaxy tapestry to the lights it just feels so comfortable.
Having this many pillows is always a good idea! I also think the galaxy tapestry just makes it feel so unique.
18) Girly Touches
Love this girly room with an edgier vibe. The pillows and bed set are really classic but the pictures add a bit of edge.
19) Calm Vibes
This decor is so calming. The combination of the blue and the white just makes everything feel okay. If you’re looking for some decor that’ll ease the first year nerves this could be for you!
20) Happy Place
This room is giving off really happy vibes! From the yellow and pinks to the lights, it really gives off warm inviting feelings.
Also that pink velvet head board is absolutely everything!
21) Girly Chic
If you looking for a more classic design this dorm is perfect! The rose print bed spread adds a nice girly subtle touch. Also that night stand blends perfectly and can hold so many things.
22) I Got Wings
This dorm decor is such a girly vibe and we are here for it! Loving all of the small pink details, they’re all so cute. Also those angel wings are so much fun! Neon signs can easily add a little flare to any dorm room.
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23) Varsity Details
This room definitely gives off more of a varsity vibe with the colors and the decor. If you want a more neutral classic look, these pillows and comforter set can really help you achieve that!
24) Butterflies and Frills
This is the girly room of your dreams! Pink, ruffles butterflies, what more could you want!
If you really love that girly vibe the details in this room are so cute!
25) Dreamy Dorm
This decor is so dreamy. Honestly this room reminds me of Greece and traveling. If you want to channel some beachy vibes this is definitely the room design for you!
Room Decor: Evil Eye Neon Sign
26) Late Night
Colored lights are so in right now! I love the vibes this room is giving. Below I linked a light that can change different colors which would look so cool in any dorm room!
Photos: ASAP Rocky Print
27) Dreamy Memories
This photo wall is everything! When I went to University I had a ton of photos posted of all my high school memories and family. It can really make you feel at home.
Also adding a fun tapestry to your wall is a really easy way to add some color. This cloud image is so dreamy!
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28) Casual Look
When I think of dorm room, this is the style that comes to mind. I love all the different patterns and colors that are paired here.
The yellow wallpaper really adds some brightness to the room and the tapestry is such an easy way to add some artwork in.
29) Clean and Elegant
Had to include a fully neutral room in this college dorm room ideas round up. All the colors used in this room are so complimentary to each other. Also the brick wallpaper really stands out and adds a unique touch.
30) Just Girly
If you want a more girly look this is the ultimate design! I love the combination of pink, white and grey it always looks so pretty together. Also this light up photo string is the perfect touch to make it feel personal.
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I hope you enjoyed all of these college dorm room ideas! There are so many fun things you can do to decorate your dorm room on a budget. Hopefully you’ve found something that you’ll love this year!