Tag: freshman year

Homesick? How to Overcome That Missing Home Feeling

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

Everyone gets homesick their freshman year. Here are some ways you can manage your homesickness until you get to go home for your next break. read more

How to Know If You're Ready for College

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Psychologist and Founder, Top College Consultants

Being ready for college is more than just sending in your deposit and packing up. Here's how to make sure you're ready academically, emotionally, and beyond. read more

3 Things I Wish I'd Known My Freshman Year

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of North Texas

A junior at the University of North Texas reveals three things she wishes she knew when she first started college. Find out what the inside scoop is now! read more

Advice Beyond the Classroom: My First Semester

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Loyola University New Orleans

Student writer Zia just finished her first semester of college and wants to share her newfound wisdom to make your first semester the most successful it can be. 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

5 Important Things to Do When You Start College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Freshman year is a hectic, overwhelming time. Here's some advice to help you get through it as smoothly as possible. read more

5 Life-Changing Lessons I Learned From My First Year of College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Your first year at college is certainly a year of growth and maturity. Here are five lessons you can learn and grow from, courtesy of one of our student writers. 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

How to Be More Confident Freshman Year of College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It can be scary walking on campus as a college freshman, but that's no reason to lack confidence--or at least pretend to have confidence. read more

Why It's Important to Take Care of Your Mental Health in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

With the excitement of freshman year, some students neglect their mental health. Here are some ways to preserve your health and have a great year. read more