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

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

How to Make Your Own College Roommate Agreement

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Student, Morehead State University

Even if you don't want to use an official roommate agreement, you should still talk about these important issues with your new dorm roomies. Make sure you do it early on in the semester too! read more

How to Protect Yourself from Cyberbullying in College

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Contributing Writer

From snarky comments to downright vicious trolling, the Internet can be a mean place for a college student. Worse, cyberbullying seems to be on the rise. So how do you deal with it--and protect yourself? read more

What to Pack for College: The Essential List

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The Ultimate College Packing Checklist! read more

Which College Banned Pokemon Go?

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Take a two-minute break from playing Pokemon Go...to read this college news story about Pokemon Go. read more

Co-ed Dorms: Sleeping Together

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Editor-in-Chief, Carnegie Communications

So...what is it like sharing a dorm with members of the opposite sex? read more

Making Friends Your Freshman Year: Do's and Don'ts

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Student, St. Bonaventure University

Here are some of the biggest do's and don'ts of meeting and making new friends your first semester of freshman year. read more

5 Tips for New Roommates

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Student, University at Buffalo

Living with a roommate in college can seem daunting, but even if you don't become best friends, you can still make the best of such a unique experience. read more

Getting Along with Your College Roommate: What NOT to Do

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Student, Clear Lake High School

Not everyone can become instant BFFs with their roommates--and that's okay! What is important is to at least be able to get along. Here's what you shouldn't do if you want a civil relationship with your roommate. read more