10 Amazing Sandwiches You Can Make in a Dorm


Sandwiches. They may be the world’s most perfect food. (Stand down, burrito lovers—let’s save that debate for another day!) Delicious, infinitely customizable, easy, and generally pretty cheap, sandwiches are also a great way to control your own eating and spending in college. But if the thought of a mini-fridge full of bologna and cheese brings you down, have no fear: we’ve put together a list of fancy sandwich ideas perfect for students living in dorms.

Vampire-killing Cow

  • Roast beef
  • Garlic and Fine Herb Boursin cheese
  • Lettuce
  • French bread

Hangover Cure Cheese Sandwich

  • Shredded cheddar cheese mixed with mayo, chopped green onions, and black pepper
  • White bread

Linzer “PB&J”

  • Almond butter
  • Raspberry jam
  • Brioche

Bagel with a Schmear

  • Cream cheese
  • Smoked salmon
  • Red onion
  • Capers
  • Bagel or bagel sandwich bread

Sweet and Salty

  • Prosciutto
  • Fig jam
  • Fontina cheese
  • Baby arugula
  • Focaccia

Monsieur Très Sexy

  • Ham
  • Swiss cheese
  • Dijon mustard
  • Baby arugula
  • Croissant

Mediterranean Vegetablearian

  • Jarred roasted eggplant
  • Jarred roasted red pepper
  • Mozzarella cheese
  • Olive oil
  • Oregano
  • Ciabatta

Retro Tuna Salad

  • Canned tuna mixed with mayo, sweet pickle relish, chopped celery, onion powder, and Dijon mustard
  • White bread

The Fancy Fluffernutter

  • Nutella
  • Marshmallow Fluff
  • Banana and/or strawberry slices
  • Brioche

The Sweet Breakfast Sandwich

  • Peanut butter
  • Apple slices
  • Cinnamon-raisin swirl bread

Have any inspired sandwich ideas of your own? Share them in the comments!

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