Tag: first year

10 Mistakes First-Year International Students Make (and How to Avoid Them!)

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Freelance Writer

Going abroad for university can be stressful enough without worrying about having a bad experience. Here are 10 mistakes to avoid for a good first year. read more

5 Ways to Prepare for Freshman Year of College

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Property Manager, Prime Place UNL

If you're nervous about starting college, this is the guide for you. We have five valuable tips on how to prepare for your freshman year of school. Take a look! read more

12 Ways to Have a Stress-Free College Life

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Freelance Blogger

Transitioning from high school to college can be a scary, overwhelming thing to do. Here are 12 ways to make this big life change a bit easier. read more

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

How to Prepare for College During the Last Days of Summer

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

The end of summer and your first semester of college is coming faster than you think. Follow these tips to make sure you aren't behind before the school year even starts. 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

11 Essential First-Year Teaching Tips

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Freelance Writer

Pay attention, class. These are 11 of the wisest, most straightforward, and indispensable teaching tips you'll encounter as a new teacher. read more