21 Best Valentine's Day Gifts for a College Student

The best valentine's day gifts that you can get your college student partner. A well compiled list that includes how old your relationship has been.




Last Updated: January 18th, 2021

21 Best Valentine's Day Gifts for a College Student

Valentine's Day, a celebration of love, affection and appreciation. Whether you are planning to enjoy a romantic dinner with your college partner or a cozy night at your apartment, it's always nice to spend quality time with your college partner and create lasting memories.

If you're looking to spoil your college sweetheart this Feb 14, we've got you covered with some great Valentine 's day gifts for them.

Don't stress up anymore. I've rounded up the coolest presents for every type of relationship and for how long you've been together.

If Your College Relationship is New

If your college relationship is new and its yet to reach three months, you can probably get away with not giving a gift at all, but you do risk an awkward moment especially when your college partner showers you with stuff and you're empty handed.

At this early stage, keep it lighthearted and friendly by getting them a valentine's gift of something that says, "I thought of you" and not something that says, "I thought of what I would like to name our children one day".

1. Netflix Gift Card

Gifting your new college student partner this card will definitely mean a lot to them. It will also show them that you're more interested in more movie nights together. A Netflix Gift Card can be used to pay for an existing membership or start a new one.

2. Schott Zwiesel Kirkwall Double Old Fashioned Rocks Glass


Schott Zwiesel Kirkwall Double Old Fashioned Rocks Glass

Your college student boyfriend can now replace the beer pong plastic cups or cracked glasses with these high end valentine's day gift options.

These glasses not only look good with and without whiskey but also they are dishwasher safe too. He'll more likely to keep them clean as new and ready for use.

3. Goo Goo Cluster Supreme

Ordering some special candy before Valentine's Day will show how thoughtful you are rather than walking into an ordinary shop and buying some.

The "Supreme" in these candy means you're getting the best for them. They contain chocolate, delicious milk, marshmallow, nougat and caramel.

4. Beef Jerky Box

Be a gift giving genius.

A curated jerky gift box filled with salty, gourmet grub will be one of the thoughtful gifts to give to your college boyfriend. Give him the ultimate savory snack valentine's gift to rip and tear into jerky.

The beef-infused jerky box will be the best possible way to value your man's love for jerky. Express yourself and share your undying love of cured beef with this box.

5. Portable Espresso Machine

A portable espresso machine for your college partner will not only make genuine espresso but also because it will be a lot of fun when they have it.

This machine will need no electricity because it is a manual-brewing device and it can make a lot of coffee cups to keep it in par with most coffee shops.

They can also use it while camping and travelling.

6. Sneakers

A good comfortable and amazing style sneaker will be a good valentine's day gift for them such as this Adidas sneakers. Your college student partner can use this sneakers anywhere from sports, being an urban nomad and even hitting the gym.

7. Funny Valentine's Day Card For Him or Her

A good funny valentine's day card for them such as this one of baby Yoda if they enjoys Star Wars sequel will be a good valentine's day gift.

There's nothing sweeter or cuter than baby Yoda except your significant other.

If You've Been Together for Some Time

If both of you have been together for quite some time, you can loosen up a bit. At this point you're probably more into low-key hangouts and you've started making jokes about him such as his big weird toe.

You also now know what your student partner likes and secretly dislikes. Now will be the good time to gift them something nicer. Here are some good Valentine's day gifts to get them.

8. Fire TV Stick 4K Streaming Device

You can never go wrong with a Fire TV Stick gift for Valentine's day.

At this time you're spending some of your weekends at their place. Getting a Fire TV Stick will be more encouraging for you to visit them more and watch your favorite shows together.

9. Beard Balm

If your college boyfriend has facial hair, it will be nice gifting him some nice beard balm that won't react to his skin. Grooming and maintaining his beard takes a lot of time and products.

10. Plaid Flannel Button-Down Shirt

This button-down shirt is great for biking, hiking, frat parties and everything in between.

11. Beer Growler

What can be more thoughtful and crafty than a beer growler. This portable 64 ounce beer growler is the perfect gift for him on Valentine's day.

Whether camping or any activity, let your college boyfriend enjoy a satisfying, thirst quenching craft beer with his guys when he fills up this perfect gift.

12. Copper-Plated Coffeemaker

Does your college partner loves coffee and loves aficionado designs? This coffeemaker is from the known product designer Tom Dixon.

This coffeemaker is made from stainless steel that has been plated with copper and the handle is of heat resistant material. The base is weighted to provide added stability.

13. Sherpa Fleece Blanket

The 4000 reviewers from amazon agree that this Sherpa fleece blanket is an excellent buy. This blanket is made from polyester microfiber. One side mimics soft fur while the other side is smooth fleece.

Reviewers also say that this great blanket holds up in the wash if you follow the care instructions.

14. Michael Scott Motivational Quote Poster

Does your college student partner loves the office? If so, this handmade gift makes an excellent gift for Valentine's day. The photo of Michael Scott in this poster has been re-imagined with a unique creative look and accompanied by a good motivational quote.

15. Do Not Disturb Gaming Socks

These unisex socks made of cotton/polyester will blend very well with your college boyfriend/girlfriend. The printed letters on the back will make you floss them while streaming.

### 16. Wallet

This gorgeous Bellroy Slim Sleeve Wallet fits everything your college boyfriend will need in a slim efficient profile. Bellroy wallets are well known to have excellent material and meet the rigorous standards certified by B Corp.

17. Acqua di Giò Eau de Toilette Spray

This spray by Giorgio Armani has a Aromatic Aquatic fragrance for men. It smells like floral, fruity and aquatic middle and base notes with a fresh citrus start. Gift your college partner this spray for Valentine's day.

18. AirPods with Charging Case

The new version of this airpods have a better battery life and you can charge the case wirelessly. Let your college partner enjoy music with these new airpods which are amazingly built and easy to carry. Plus music works perfectly on this airpods and the connection rarely drops.

19. Sherpa Blanket Sweatshirt

Once she is snuggled up in this Sherpa-lined hooded sweatshirt , she won't have to worry about catching a chill. It will also be a good way for her to stop hogging the blanket because you will also need it too.

20. Monthly Date Night Subscription Box

If she's almost finishing her entire Netflix catalog on date nights then this date night subscription box will be best Valentine's day gift for her. Each month a themed box full of relationship-building games and activities will be sent straight to her door.

21. The Couples Bucket List, 100 Date Night Idea Cards

Step outside your usual college relationship and create new memories together with the help of this idea cards. This card deck is filled with 100 ideas to keep your relationship interesting and fresh whether it's your anniversary or your first date and even Valentine's day.


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