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Class is in session! Get these 5 dorm room essentials at bargain prices

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These back-to-school dorm essentials will tie your space together without taking up too much of it. (Photos: Walmart)

If you're currently adding the finishing touches to a college dorm room, you're in luck because Walmart is offering incredible savings on back to school must-haves that you won't want to miss. Each one has been chosen with your student's needs in mind. They can clean up with an affordable, lightweight vacuum and get their homework finished at their new desk complete with a wireless keyboard. Snap up these deals while the savings are still in effect.

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BISSELL 3-in-1 Turbo Lightweight Stick Vacuum

$30$38Save $8
$30 at Walmart

A lightweight convertible vacuum that's easy to use and store.

Vacuum up everything from dirt and grime to pet hair with this powerful 3-in-1 vacuum by Bissell. It's perfect for a dorm room because it's lightweight and compact, making it easy to handle and store. Use it as a standard stick vacuum or turn it into a handheld vacuum with the click of a button for those hard-to-reach corners.

Weighing less than four pounds, this small-but-mighty machine is great on everything from carpet to rugs and hardwood floors or tile. A 15-foot cord means your student can clean their entire space without unplugging.

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Apple Watch Series 3 GPS

$149$199Save $50
$149 at Walmart

A wearable smart device ready to withstand college life, sports and even some water.

Your busy college student will be constantly on-the-go. Make their lives a little easier with an Apple watch they can easily check for everything from last-minute emails about class schedules to texts from friends and loved ones. The Apple watch is a leader in wearable smart devices, and added features such as health and step tracking will make it an integral part of your student's daily life.

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Mainstays Griffin Retro Computer Desk with Riser

$65$105Save $40
$65 at Walmart

Give your dorm a modern look with a vintage style desk.

Mix old and new styles with a vintage, hairpin leg desk that will give your dorm room a modern feel without adding unnecessary bulk. This retro desk is available in eight colors and finishes to suit your style best. Plus, it offers two levels, which means you can use the lower level as a work surface for taking notes and typing and the higher level for your computer and additional storage. With a sleek and minimal footprint, this desk will maximize space in any room without looking clunky — key when real estate is a limited resource.

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onn. Aluminum Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard for Apple & Samsung Tablets, Laptops and Smartphones

$10$17Save $7
$10 at Walmart

This rechargeable, wireless keyboard is compatible with most devices.

Upgrade your setup and type from nearly any device with this rechargeable, wireless keyboard. It works with most tablets and smartphones, meaning you can type full blown text message conversations with more than just two thumbs (or write entire papers, surf the web, you get it). This wireless keyboard is super affordable and lasts up to 90 hours on a single charge. Plus, it uses Bluetooth to sync to your devices, so you can type from over 20 feet away from your device.

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Solid 18-Piece Bath Towel Set, School Grey, Mainstays

$30$34Save $4
$30 at Walmart

Four bath towels, four hand towels and ten washcloths complete this handy bath set.

Ensure a matching set from the start with this 18-piece coordinating towel set. Designed with your college student in mind, this collection includes four bath towels, four hand towels and 10 washcloths. Even if your student forgets to do laundry for a while, they will have plenty of fresh linens at the ready. This set is available in 10 fun colors and every piece is plush and absorbent and made with 100% cotton.

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8" Glass Mushroom Lamp

$25$30Save $5
$25 at Walmart

A cute and quirky way to light up a nightstand.

Add a touch of personality to their basic dorm space with this fun and functional mushroom lamp. At just 8 inches tall, it won't take up too much room while the frosted striped glass finish gives a soft glow. Ideal as a nightlight to illuminate walks to the bathroom or midnight studies without waking your roommate. The lamp is also available in an amber tortoise finish for a more traditional look and feel.