Tag: roommates

Top Tips and Tricks for Finding a College Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You've moved on from the college search to the roommate search! Here's everything you can do to find a roomie--preferably one you'll get along with the whole school year. read more

The Pros and Cons of Living With Roommates vs. Living Alone

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The age-old question: should I live with roommates, or will I be happier living alone? We've collected all of the pros and cons of each option just for you. read more

How to Stay Healthy in College

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Multimedia Project Manager, Harvard University

When the weather is warm, students flock to the outdoors and constantly bask in the fresh air. But when the temperatures drop, students will be bundling up in the dorms with their blankets, hot chocolate, and, unfortunately, their germs. With such a high number of people in one building, residence halls are infamous for being a breeding ground for sickness. read more

7 Secrets to Finding the Perfect College Roommate

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Looking for a new college roommate? Here are seven ways to help you find the right person to live with. read more

5 Tips for College Roommates: How to Make It Work

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Cornell University

One student's best tips for finding a college roommate and making it work once you're living together. read more

5 Tips for Picking a First-Year Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are some tips for the quickest and easiest ways to choose a college roommate, aka your (potential) new best friend. read more

Q&A With Emily: How to Talk to Your New College Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, McKendree University

Question: How do I talk with my college roommate? read more

14 Gifs That Will Resonate With College Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of California, Santa Barbara

Need a study break? Check out these #relatable gifs before you get back to work! read more

The Benefits of Living With Someone in a Different Major

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Choosing a roommate can be tough. Here are a few reasons to pick someone from outside your own major. read more

How to Have Difficult Conversations With Your Roommate

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Wellness Writer

If you're worried about your roommate, these tips can help you approach the subject and start a difficult but necessary conversation. read more