Tag: college roommates

Top Tips and Tricks for Finding a College Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You've moved on from the college search to the roommate search! Here's everything you can do to find a roomie--preferably one you'll get along with the whole school year. read more

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

5 Tips for Picking a First-Year Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are some tips for the quickest and easiest ways to choose a college roommate, aka your (potential) new best friend. 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