Career Questions tagged College Life

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mary K. Aug 24, 2018 175 views
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franziska B. Jan 22, 2018 266 views

How long does it take to adjust to a university located in a large city?

I currently live in a small/medium city, but many of the schools I applied to are located in very large cities. I'm wondering how overwhelming it can be to move someone so different than what I'm used to. #moving #personal-development #dorm-life...


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Damien C. Apr 20, 2018 197 views

What are common mistakes, in college, that are easy to avoid?

We all roughly face the same #obstacles and #challenges during our college education. However, it can be quite difficult sometimes to face them without any #advices. Learning from others' past #mistakes can be a positive way to avoid those mistakes and to focus more on the education aspect than...

#guidance #college #student-life #college-life #tricks

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Emily S. Jul 10, 2018 202 views

Dorm, on campus living; vs apartment,off campus living...

#campus #college-life #college-advice #residence-life #transferstudent I have orientation for transfer students coming up and will most likely be commuting for at least my first semester. The reason being, I don't want too much debt when I get out of college, and also, I would like to meet...

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rebecca T. May 25, 2018 289 views
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Chalee M. May 10, 2018 228 views

Are there any colleges that do not allow sandals?

They’re comfortable !!! I really enjoy being comfortable while sitting in a classroom all day! #college-selection...


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Samantha N. Jan 16, 2018 281 views

What is the hardest part about being away from home while in college?

I am considering going out of state for college. #college #college-life...


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Greta M. Jan 16, 2018 269 views

What universities have the most precautions in place to reduce sexual assault on campus?

Sexual assault is a huge problem on so many campuses and often the victims are not supported and even blamed. I wat to be on a safe campus but statistics about this subject when researching colleges, are hard to find or nonexistent. What are the safest campuses in regards to this issue?...

#college #safety #college-life #sexual-assault-awareness

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keysharerah W. Jan 16, 2018 316 views

what is life like in college?

I know that moving away from home is scary, but I don't know what to expect. #college #life-transitions...


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keshya C. Mar 26, 2018 202 views

how can i meet people in college?

in high school i was very quiet and by myself most of the time. i want my college experience to be different and i also want to have people to go to if i need advice or help with my classes....


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Margaret C. Jan 23, 2018 208 views

What is the best way to prepare for college besides academics?

I'll be attending college soon and I'd like to know what to prepare for and how to prepare for it. I hear that college is very different from high school and you need different skills to navigate it. #college...


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Margaret C. Jan 23, 2018 260 views

How do I know if a university is too academically challenging for me?

I'm a senior in high school and I'm trying to decide what college to attend. I would like to double major in psychology and a foreign language, as well as participate in activities like sailing, equestrian, and dancing. I'm worried it might be too much. How can I get a feel for a particular...

#college #college-major #college-advice #student-activities #college-life #college-selection

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Noelia R. Jan 13, 2018 243 views

What did your college experience provide you?

What are ways college changed you and/or your point of view on something? Most importantly, did you enjoy college? #college #college-life #learning...


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Noelia R. Jan 13, 2018 266 views

What's a good college study routine?

There are many different ways to study in college but i've heard that spending hours staring at material isn't very effective. What would be a good study plan to follow when studying for an important college exam/quiz? Should there be breaks, if so how many and of what duration? #college-life...

#studying-tips #time-management #study-skills

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banita T. Sep 01, 2017 481 views

What's it's like being in college?

everybody always says its fun and you get to do what you want but is it really all that's it cracked up to be. I wanna make the right decision and I know I have to experience it for myself but I still would Love some people opinions on it.#college-life #college...


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Anina H. Aug 19, 2016 942 views

How do you make a lot of friends in college?

I didn't make that many friends in high school so I was wondering how to do that in college....


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Amanda V. Jul 19, 2016 574 views

What are some things you wished you did back in college?

What I'm wondering is, do you regret not joining more clubs or taking certain classes you were curious about taking or just overall spending more time on campus to see what else the campus offered the students? #college...


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Sabrina S. May 26, 2016 362 views

What should I pack for college dorming life?

I'm new to college and am very open to suggestions on what to pack that would be appropriate and aloud on a college campus. #college-life...


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Sabrina S. May 26, 2016 649 views

What kind of things should I pack for college?

I am dorming at the college of my choice and am open to any good suggestions on whats good and not good to pack. #college...


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Joshua P. May 20, 2016 432 views

Is it better to piuck a roomate or get a random one?

I am personally doing this at the moment and am entering my first year of college and don't know anyone, so I need some help....


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Rachel R. May 19, 2016 388 views

Should I stay on campus?

I can't afford to stay on campus but my mom is offering to pay for my room and board. #college-life...


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Brynna S. May 18, 2016 337 views

Is living on campus when you have the option to live at home a smart decision?

I want to become an independent person and feel what it's like to live away from my parents, but the university I will be attending for my Bachelor's is in the same city that I currently live in and my mom's office is down the street from campus. I know it would save me money and I don't know...

#on-campus #college-life #money #scholarships #housing

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Imani C. May 18, 2016 383 views

What is the best way to approach the college workload?

Hello, From what i have been told their is so many things to do on campus. so much so, that you can easily be distracted and miss work due to the work load. What is the best way to keep on top of the work load while having a healthy social life? #college #college-life...


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Kayla C. May 13, 2016 523 views

What are some things I should know about living on campus?

I have almost all of my stuff for my dorm, but is living in a dorm going to be hard adjusting to? What are some things I should expect while living on campus? Is it easy to make friends with people who live in the same hall as you? #college #college-bound #college-student #college-life...


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Tatyana J. May 13, 2016 572 views

What are some college dorm room must haves?

I'm starting school in the fall and just wanted to know some things necessary for a comfortable dorm life. There aren't any communal bathrooms so I shouldn't worry about buying a bath kit, unless I should. I'm a little overwhelmed and I do not want to over shop or under shop for dorm...

#college #college-life #freshmen

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Karen H. May 11, 2016 1715 views

Commute or dorm?

I want to hear anyone's experiences of commuting or dorming for school and what was their experiences with that. The pros and cons and the reality of each situation. #college #experience #college-life...


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Irma A. Apr 29, 2014 1176 views

Is it better to live at the school your attending, rent an apartment near them, or just live at your house?

I am really thinking about whether I should go to a college that is close to my house, so that I could live there, or if I shoukd just live at the school or near it, but being far away from where I live? #college-life...