Tag: first week of college

Key Academic Advice for Incoming College Freshmen

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

After the first few weeks of excitement on your college campus, it's time to buckle down on homework and studying. Here is some key academic advice from a sophomore to help you have a successful first semester. read more

10 Things to Do Your First Week of College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The first week of college can be a wild time! Here are 10 things every college freshman should do during their first few days on campus. read more

The First Week of College With Mental Illness: Expectations vs. Reality

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The transition to college can be bumpy for anyone, but going through it with mental illness can seem impossible. Here's how to combat first-week anxiety. read more

My First Week as a College Freshman

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Fairmont State University

A freshman at Fairmont State University shares what she experienced during her first week of college, including move-in day, Welcome Weekend, classes, and more. read more