Tag: dorm life

The Best Ideas for Dorm Meals Without a Kitchen

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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

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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

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Florist

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

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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?

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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

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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

How to Effectively Pack for College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Johns Hopkins University

Packing for college is a huge endeavor, and there are plenty of moving parts when it comes to packing effectively. Read on for tips on packing up for the big move. read more

Quiz: What Dorm Item Should Santa Bring You?

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What should Santa bring for your dorm? Take this quiz and we'll make your wish list for you. read more

3 Small Animals You Can Actually Keep at College

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Founder, Fishkeeping World

Having a pet can be great for your mood, but they can also be a huge responsibility. Here are three easy-to-care-for pets that are great for college students. read more

How to Start Your Dorm Life Like a Boss

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Freelance Blogger

Living in a dorm is a huge part of the college freshman experience. Here are 11 ways to help you adjust to college and dorm life like a pro. read more