The Academic: Gifts for Graduates!

Need a gift for the stylish graduate? Here are easy gift ideas that will update a drab dorm room and turn heads in even the largest lecture hall.

People Bookends

Dress up any dorm room with these elegant figurine bookends. Your grad will treasure them for years to come. $39.95 at

PB Teen Supercool Fridge

This popular little fridge turns any dorm room into a home-away-from-home. Fill it with healthy treats, drinks, and late-night snacks. $199 at

So Low Gray Vest

This tony little gray vest will be your college student's campus staple. Made with faux fur and featuring toggle buttons. So cute. $218 at

Homedics Luxury Foldable Massaging Backrest

The perfect backrest for your favorite college student. Turns a dorm-room bed into a great place to read or do homework. $49.99 at

Living Ecosphere

This wholly sustainable ecosystem makes a great addition to any dorm room. Complete with plants, live shrimp, algae, and more. $89 at

A Touch of Gold

Your grad can glam it up day or night with this SOBRAL Cicarelli Metallique bracelet. She can wear it to dress up a classic denim and T-shirt combo or pair it with a little black dress to set the night ablaze. $44 at
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Modular Speaker Double Shelf

Give the gift of music with this sleek speaker and storage set. Features stereo-quality speakers that work with CD and MP3 players. Rock on. $99 at

Whiteboard Magnets

Add a little life to your favorite student's bulletin board with these handy whiteboard magnets. A fun and imaginative gift. $5.99 for an eight-pack at

Peek-a-Boo Poncho

A campus classic, this Peek-A-Boo Poncho from Sonya Madden will keep her cozy in lecture halls or on a cool morning across the green. $425 at

Lush Life White Crystal Stapler

Bring a little bling to her desk with this sparkling crystal-covered stapler. $19.99 at

Picture Window

Help your college student personalize her room with this photo wall organizer. Includes space for 28 photos. $15 at

Black & White Damask Lap Desk

The student on your list will flip for this portable lap desk. The exclusive design — which includes a cup holder — makes for an ideal work station that can be used anywhere. $24.75 at

The Laundress Signature Bucket

This is just the gift for the beautiful laundrette on your list. Features signature detergent, stain solution, fabric mesh, and more. $112 at

Juicy Couture School Essentials Set

Keep the student on your list looking smart with this Juicy Couture School Essentials set. She'll be the trendiest gal on campus. $25 at

Wall Graphics

Let her dress up her room with these funky decals that she can overlap or space out in any pattern she likes. She'll love it. $18 to $200 at
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