Tag: dorm life

8 Important Steps for Your Dorm Spring Cleaning

Writer & Editor-in-Chief, Classrooms.com

Spring is in the air, and so should be the fresh scent of a clean dorm! Follow these steps to get your room in tip-top shape with some spring cleaning. read more

Learn and Live With the Benefits of a Residential College

Freelance Writer

Residential colleges are a great way to get the resources of a large university but the community of a small college. Here's what to know about these special programs. read more

6 Cool Gadgets to Get for Your Dorm or Workspace

Writer & Editor-in-Chief, Classrooms.com

Learning is enhanced by the technology we use. Take your studying to the next level with these cool tools and resources, ranging from expensive to affordable. read more

Essential Packing Tips to Make Your College Move Easier

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Packing for college can quickly become overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be! Simplify your life with this valuable advice that will save you on move-in day. read more

The Best Ideas for Dorm Meals Without a Kitchen

Author, College Cooking 101: Fast Food Without a Kitchen

Cooking your own food in college may seem impossible without a full kitchen, but it can be done with a little creativity. Check out the best hacks here! read more

The Pros and Cons of Living on Campus in College

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Oklahoma City University

Living on campus in the dorms is a part of the college experience, but it's certainly not for everyone. Here's how to decide whether to live on or off campus. read more

The Best Plants to Perk Up Your College Dorm Room

Florist and Freelance Writer

Plant care is all the rage these days! Here are the best plants to keep in your college dorm room and how to care for them properly. read more

The Ultimate Guide to Having a Pet Fish in College


Having a pet in college is a big responsibility, but a fish is a great option to satisfy your need and not have to worry going about your life. Learn more here! read more

What Are Living-Learning Communities All About?

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

Living-Learning Communities (LLCs) let students have specialized experiences and make connections on campus. Learn more about this dorm option now! read more

Dorm Etiquette: 7 Ways to Be a Considerate Resident

Education Writer

Living in a dorm and having a roommate can be the best thing ever...or the worst. Use these tips to learn how to be a considerate dorm resident and get along with your roommate. read more