If you’re looking for care package ideas for your favorite college student, you’re in the right place! Care packages are a wonderful way to stay connected with your children when they go off to college.
When my son went off to college… I was nervous for sure. And now my daughter will be heading off to college too!
My biggest fear was that they would feel alone or homesick. I wanted to send a bit of home to brighten their days away.
I came up with some of my own ideas and also found LOTS of ideas from other parents. From finals survival kits to holiday decorating baskets, there are tons of awesome college care package ideas floating around the web!
So to save you hours of browsing, I collected 20 of my very favorite super simple college care package ideas right here for you to pick from!
20 Super Simple Care Package Ideas for College Students
If you’re looking for a list of ideas to include in your own custom care package, check out this list of college care package content ideas!
Looking to send your first college care package? Here’s the first one I sent my son!
I am in LOVE with this college care package in a mug!
Check out these gifts that college students will actually use!
Send this awesome finals survival kit and make your college student’s week more bearable!
Give your kiddo a taste of home with this super simple Easter college care package!
These free printable college care package notes are so clever!
Get ready for finals with this fun college care package!
I absolutely love this Ghostbuster theme college care package!
This clean-up college care package is such a fun and unique idea!
How cute is this DIY graduation care package?
I just can’t get over this adorable Valentine’s day college care package!
Have fun with this all-red college care package!
Send this super fun college care package for women to your daughter!
Find out how to package brownies for shipping to send in your care packages!
Your college kid will absolutely love this care package for cold season!
DIY a shower pouf with this fun spring college care package!
Help your kid decorate their dorm with this holiday decorating package!
Check out this finals college care package to brighten up the end of a semester!
One of my favorite care package ideas is this stress relief care package. It’s full of fun little pick-me-ups sure to brighten any college student’s day.
Aren’t those all so fun? I just love putting together a simple college care package to connect with my college kids.
It’s such a simple way to show that you care, and it always makes their day to get a special package from home!
More Ideas for College Students
With three years of parenting a college student behind me, I’ve had plenty of time to research and brainstorm lots of topics related to college students. Here are some other posts you might find helpful:
- College Packing List (Dorm Edition)
- College Apartment Packing List
- 5 Ways to Stay Connected with Your Child at College
- Best Apps for College Students
- An Act of Kindness for Stressed-Out College Students
- Easy Recipes for College Students
- Best Gifts for College Students