Dorm room decorating is tricky since you're sharing it with a total stranger and useable space is ridiculously limited. But since it's your first time creating a home away from home, it's essential to choose a few pieces that speak to your personal style and make you feel comfortable. Enter: The accent chair. You'll need a dorm room chair that's , comfortable, and actually looks stylish. Tough, but totally possible. We've rounded up the best dorm chairs to shop right now to get you ready to go back to school in style (without burning a hole in your wallet).
Give your butterfly chair a little edge. The best part about this handsome leather chair is that it's super easy to pick up and move wherever you need it.
Add some minty fresh energy to your dorm room—it'll come in handy during those late night cram sessions.
It folds right up, so you can pull out when a friend comes over to hang out and then tuck it back under your bed to clear up some useable space.
Super budget-friendly and fun with a pearly pink color, this inflatable chair is going to be the most popular seat in the building.
Graphic, portable, and stylish, we can see this checkerboard chair complementing every environment it enter.
It goes without saying, but this sleek little desk chair is simply so much better than the one that comes with your dorm room. So. much. better.
Part beanbag, part lounge chair, total cool vibes. Not only is this lounger insanely comfy, but the leather will make your dorm look high end. Even if the closest you're getting to exposed brick is...eggshell-painted cinderblocks.
Neutral and slim in silhouette, this stacking chair will add a pop of personality without taking up too much space.
Slide this stylish chair up to your desk for a more grownup office vibe. It's chic enough to keep with you throughout the years, too, long after you've graduated.
When you don't have space for a full chair, slide up an accent stool instead.
With an angular metal frame and neutral yet cheerful marigold hue, this chair is both inviting and sleek.
Cozy enough to read in but not too cozy but elevated enough to make the space feel polished.
A tasteful blue linen armless chair is the perfect accent to slide into an empty corner.
This woven papasan chair is cool enough to make any dorm dweller happy.
Just because your room is tiny doesn't mean you can't pack a lot of punch with a vibrant hue.
Dorm room storage space (or just space in general) is precious. So opt for a seat that can serve double duty by providing internal storage.
Netflix + chill all night long in this thing. (And by chill we mean homework. Obviously.)
We found it—a rocking chair small enough for a tiny dorm room. (And one that doesn't look like your grandma's old rocker).
Fact: This will probably be more comfortable than your plastic-covered dorm mattress. And the fabric is super durable, so it can handle all the inevitable spills that will happen.
If you want a slightly classier option than a beanbag or butterfly chair, try an accent chair. It's small enough to fit, but still nice enough that you'll want to keep it when your dorm days have come to an end.