College is really the first time you are living on your own. This is also the first time you have to take care of a living space, and get to personalize it too. You could go with the bare basics and leave your walls empty, but being able to make your space your very own makes being an adult fun.
But it’s hard putting together your home on your own. Just because you’re “on your own” in school, it doesn’t mean you have to do it all yourself.