Tag: college roommates

7 Secrets to Finding the Perfect College Roommate

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Looking for a new college roommate? Here are seven ways to help you find the right person to live with. read more

5 Tips for College Roommates: How to Make It Work

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Cornell University

One student's best tips for finding a college roommate and making it work once you're living together. read more

Q&A With Emily: How to Talk to Your New College Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, McKendree University

Question: How do I talk with my college roommate? read more

The Benefits of Living With Someone in a Different Major

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Choosing a roommate can be tough. Here are a few reasons to pick someone from outside your own major. read more

Dorm Room Rivalries: Sharing a Small Space With an Opposing Fan

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CEO & Founder, Events Ticket Center

If you're a diehard sports fan, you may find yourself rooming with an opposing team's fan in college. Keep the peace in your dorm and avoid heated situations with these tips! read more

Life With Your New Roommate: How to Prepare

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Otterbein University

Living with a roommate can be a lot of fun but also pretty challenging. Here's what you can do to break the ice with your new college roomie and get ready for dorm life together. read more

How College Roommate Selection Really Works

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Curious about college roommate selection? There are a few different ways students get paired up in dorms, from using a college's roommate assignment system to finding roomies on Facebook. read more

Roommate Tips for Transfer Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, California State University, Northridge

A transfer student shares her best advice to help you live in harmony with your new college roommates. read more

3 Ways to Establish a Good Relationship With Your New Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Whoever you room with at college, you'll want to get along--or at least tolerate them! Here are three things to do to start your relationship with a new roommate on the right foot. read more

Strangers or Squad? How to Live With Your College Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's not hard to get along with your college roommate (we swear). All you have to do is follow this advice from a student who's been there. read more