Tag: living on campus

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

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

How to Be Smart When Picking Your College Roommate

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Freelance Writer

Choosing a college roommate can be intimidating. You're expected to live with this person for at least a year! Here's how to be smart when finding a roommate. 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

From Mold to Mice: How to Deal With Dorm Room Issues

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Bedbugs, mold, mice, cockroaches...here's what students and parents need to do when faced with dorm room maintenance issues like these. read more

How College Roommate Selection Really Works

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Curious about college roommate selection? There are a few different ways students get paired up in dorms, from using a college's roommate assignment system to finding roomies on Facebook. read more

18 Easy Dorm Room Hacks You Need to Know

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CollegeXpress Student Writer; Graduate, Ithaca College

Borderline life-saving hacks so living in a dorm is that much more bearable. read more

How to Eat Healthy in College (on the Cheap!)

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Blogger, Personal Trainer, and Nutrition Specialist

What if you could get good, tasty, healthy, AND cheap food for your dorm room? This personal trainer and nutrition specialist explains how. read more

How to Make Your Own College Roommate Agreement

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Student, Morehead State University

Even if you don't want to use an official roommate agreement, you should still talk about these important issues with your new dorm roomies. Make sure you do it early on in the semester too! read more

The Pros and Cons of Owning a Car in College

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Freelance Writer

Should you live on campus or off? Should you own a car or not? Which option is best (and cheapest)? Keep reading to figure out what's right for you. read more