College is expensive. Beyond tuition, chances are your child will also have to buy books, new clothes, and even some housewares to furnish a dorm room or apartment. With all this spending going on, the line between need and want might get a little blurred. Though ultimately a lot of these expenditures are up to the parental unit, Dealnews.com has put together a list of things that you might think a college student needs, but that you really should avoid buying for back to school all together. For an enlightening list of eight things NOT to buy your college student, CLICK HERE.