As the calendar turns to September, school bells are ringing once again. Are you prepared to tackle another academic year? If not, don't panic — our back to school deals include the essentials you need to make it your best year yet. Whether you need to upgrade your laptop or your on-campus wardrobe, we got you. Dell Inspiron Skylake i3 Dual 16" 720p Laptop Store: Dell Home Price: $323.39 EXPIRED Shipping: Free shipping Lowest By: $127 Expiration: September 2 Laptops have become an essential hub for education, information, and communication. If your current system isn't up to task for the upcoming school year, pick up this Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series 3567 laptop at a best-ever Editors' Choice price. This budget system features an Intel Core i3-6006U 2GHz Skylake dual-core CPU, 15.6" 1366x768 (720p) LED LCD, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, DVD burner, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.1, and Windows 10 Home 64-bit. Canon Pixma MG2522 Inkjet Printer Store: Best Buy Price: $19.99 EXPIRED Shipping: Pickup at Best Buy Lowest By: $10 Expiration: September 2 Nowadays, assignments are expected to be submitted online. However, there's always at least one professor who doesn't believe in this "email business" and could not care less about how many trees were harmed in the printing of your term papers. Instead of rushing to your campus library and waiting in line to use their printer, buy this Canon Pixma for only $20. It prints in black at up to 8 pages-per-minute and in color at up to 4 pages-per-minute. That's not all — it also functions as a copier and a scanner. Better Homes & Gardens Futon with 8" Mattress Store: Walmart Price: $249.99 EXPIRED Shipping: Free shipping Lowest By: $48 Expiration: August 29 If there's one thing every dorm needs, it's a comfortable space to chill. This convertible Better Home & Gardens futon can serve as a sofa by day and a bed by night. In any case, it'll be the perfect place for you to plop down after a long day of lectures. If you need more assurance, hundreds of satisfied Walmart shoppers have given this futon a 4-star rating, complimenting its functionality and style. Uni-Ball Signo Gel 207 Retractable Pen 4-Pack Store: Office Depot and OfficeMax Price: $2 EXPIRED Shipping: Pickup at Office Depot Lowest By: $2 Expiration: August 30 Don't be that person who comes unprepared for class. Take stock of your supplies and make sure you're learning-ready. Oh, don't have any pens? Head to your nearest Office Depot and pick up a 4-pack of Uni-Ball Signo retractable gel pens at half the cost of other stores. Customers rate these pens highly due to their comfortable grip, longevity, and quick-drying, non-bleeding ink. These are all admirable qualities for a pen that's expected to birth pages of notes and essay answers. Choose from several point sizes, in either black or blue ink. Nordstrom Rack Rack to School Sale Store: Nordstrom Rack Discount: Up to 66% off EXPIRED Shipping: Free shipping w/ $100 Expiration: September 3 Sweats and pajamas have become an accepted on-campus uniform. This Nordstrom Rack sale offers discounts on designer loungewear from brands such as Calvin Klein, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Tommy Hilfiger. Meanwhile, if your sartorial tastes are more along the lines of jeans, a blouse, and nice sweater, you can find plenty of those items on sale, too. Note that sizes and stock may be limited.