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6 Tips I Wish I Knew on My First Day of College

Posted on Monday, February 11th, 2013 under Orientation, Student Life

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College can seem like a never-ending stream of new experiences: new room, new friends, new classes. But instead of being overwhelmed, these 6 tips will go a long way toward making sure your first day of college starts off right.

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How to Make Friends in College

Posted on Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 under On Campus, Orientation, Starting College, Student Life

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Whether you go to a large or small university, the prospect of making friends in college can be a bit daunting.

But fear not!

With just a little bit of effort, you’ll be making friends in college in no time. There are plenty of places to meet people — just be a little creative, and follow these tips.

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8 Things to Do the First Week of College

Posted on Friday, August 6th, 2010 under Moving, On Campus, Orientation

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The first week of college is right around the corner. It also happens to be the time during which you get acquainted with your surroundings, begin classes, and make a lot of first impressions. Pretty busy, huh?

Starting college can be quite a shock to your system — you will finally come head to head with all your expectations and trepidations!

Here’s a list of 8 things to do when you start college that will help keep you afloat and make the transition from high school into college a little smoother.

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6 Tips I Wish I Knew on My First Day of College

Posted on Friday, August 14th, 2009 under Orientation, Student Life

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Your first day of college is a constant stream of new experiences that can be stress-free and fun! A few preparations beforehand can go a long way to making sure you start your first day of college off right.

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International Student Orientation: What to Expect

Posted on Monday, August 3rd, 2009 under International Students, Living in the US, Orientation, Student Life

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International student orientation is an exciting experience that will give you the opportunity to meet fellow international students and get all the info you need to survive your first year at school in a foreign country.

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What to Expect During Freshman Orientation

Posted on Monday, June 8th, 2009 under On Campus, Orientation, Student Housing, Student Life

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Freshman orientation introduces new students to the campus and may be your first opportunity to meet your new classmates. Orientation often includes campus tours, Q&A sessions, dorm events and even field trips!

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