Like Christmas, the back-to-school season seems to creep up faster every year. While you might be focusing on more typical school supplies for your college student (like a new computer, clothes, dorm supplies, etc.), don’t forget about the legal issues a new school year can bring.
Remember, though they’ll always be our kids, we don’t have the right to make decisions for them once they turn 18. In fact, we don’t even have the right to communicate with their doctors, banks, schools, etc. Some kids study abroad and others may have to quarantine due to COVID exposure, so it’s nice to be in a position to help them when they are harder to access. With that in mind, here are a few back-to-school supplies you don’t want your college student to leave home without: