Your resources might be limited when you're in college, but your meals don't have to be. These easy recipes - some healthy, some just fun - will make you want to invite the family over. Or maybe you'll just want to serve them to some lucky friends.
15 Easy Recipes for College Students
Spinach Feta Grilled Cheese - Spinach Feta Grilled Cheese – Grilled cheese is the ultimate study/comfort food. Take it up a level with some frozen spinach, a little garlic, red pepper flakes, and feta. You now have a super fancy grilled cheese AND a good dose of vegetables. WIN.
Margherita Pizza Quesadilla - - Margherita Pizza Quesadilla - light and refreshing alternative to when you don't feel like making a whole pizza!
Dragon Noodles - - Takes only a few minutes to prepare and everyone loves it!
Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Cup - - Cooking for college dorm-dwellers doesn't have to be difficult. You can even whip up this recipe for a late night study session.
Quick and Easy Pita Pizza - - Quick and Easy Pita Pizza-Just 3 minutes, Add any toppings you like! Great for a quick supper w/ a Salad. SUB out Reg Pita for WholeWheat Pita and Low fat Cheese, etc.
Peanut Butter Apple Nachos - - A great dorm room snack - perfect for late night study parties!
Make-Ahead Fruit & Yogurt Breakfast Parfaits - - Make-Ahead Fruit and Yogurt Breakfast Parfaits via Iowa Girl Eats
Avocado Toast - - An easy avocado toast recipe that can be made in a dorm room is shared, along with flavorful avocado toast variations and combinations, and tips for making food in the dorms.
No-Cook Overnight Oatmeal - - No Cook, Refrigerator Overnight Oatmeal - dairy free - lactose free - healthy breakfast
Strawberry Smoothie - - With just three ingredients, it’s super easy to make and will leave you in a great mood all day!
Single-Serving Burrito Bowl - - Single-Serving Burrito Bowl- healthy, creamy, and ready in less than 5 minutes! Easy enough to make in a college dorm.
Microwave Macaroni and Cheese - - This macaroni and cheese recipe is for the times when you just can’t be bothered to pull out a pan. One bowl. Made entirely in the microwave. All yours.
Creamy Sriracha Ramen - - Ramen Packet Hacks: Creamy Sriracha Ramen Recipe
Cheesy Broccoli Rice Casserole for One - - Cheesy Broccoli Rice Casserole for One! Make a fresh and delicious meal in the microwave in less than 5 minutes. Perfect for lunch or a snack!
Waffle Pizza - - Pull out that waffle iron and try making a pizza crust! You could even have a mini pizza party with the roommates where everyone gets to pick a topping!