Tag: incoming freshmen

Advice for Soon-to-Be College Freshmen (From a Soon-to-Be College Sophomore)

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Loyola University Chicago

A college sophomore offers advice to incoming freshmen through relatable lyrics to The Head and the Heart's song, "Rivers and Roads." read more

Should I be worried about college as a high school freshman?


Should you be "worried" about college now, as an incoming high school freshman? No, you should definitely not be worried. However! Even though it's early, you should be thinking about college. At least a little bit. read more

Top Do's and Don'ts of Packing for College

Student, Advantage Academy

Before you start obsessing over how many pairs of socks to pack, read these tips for packing for college. read more

The 10 Most Important Things I Learned My First Year of College

Student, Johns Hopkins University

A year goes by fast, y'all. And maybe never faster than when you're in college. Since you want to make every second count, you should follow this no-longer-a-freshman's advice. read more

10 Facts About the Class of 2016

Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

In honor of this year's high school freshmen, here's a look at some of the characteristics that define the Class of 2016. read more