College Rule (Animal Crossing)

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Type of furniture College Rule #590
College Rule
Buy price Sell price
 180 Bells  45 Bells
1.0 x 1.0  1 × 1
Obtain via  Tom Nook's store (Nookway or Nookington's)
 Tortimer (New Year's Day)
Starting item
Rarity group C [nb 1]
HRA points -1
Feng shui None
Only interactable on surfaces
Names in other languages
 blocco appunti
 cahier de texte

The College Rule is a furniture item in Animal Crossing. It can be placed on the surface of tables and other similar furniture that have surfaces for items. As a diary, the player can interact with this item to bring up a calendar. The calendar documents events as well as the days the player has played. The player can also add an entry for each month.

The College Rule can be obtained as a starting item, from Nookway or Nookington's for  180 Bells, or from Tortimer on New Year's Day. It does not have any color for the purpose of fêng shui.

No villagers have this item in their home.

Version differences

The College Rule in Doubutsu no Mori+

In Doubutsu no Mori+, the College Rule has the book mirrored. Doubutsu no Mori e+ retains the design from Animal Crossing.


  1. Each item belongs in one of three rarity groups (A, B, or C), and each group is mapped to a rarity when the town is created. For example, in one town Group A furniture may be common while in another town, Group A furniture will be rare.