All you need is a basic electric kettle, teapot and strainer. Those can be obtained for the equivalent of around 20 dollars in the UK. When I went to university every student I knew had their own electric kettle, but I am talking about England!
Yes, tea made from tea leaves usually tastes far superior. But all this talk of tea makers seems over the top for a student!
F 5 ft 3. HW: 196 lbs. Primal SW (May 2011): 182 lbs (42% BF)... W June '12: 160 lbs (29% BF) (UK size 12, US size 8). GW: ~24% BF - have ditched the scales til I fit into a pair of UK size 10 bootcut jeans. Currently aligning towards 'The Perfect Health Diet' having swapped some fat for potatoes.