Welcome to College
You made the decision to further your education and you're embarking on an adventure that is certain to benefit your future.
College is a period of self-discovery and a time for taking charge of your life. Step out of your comfort zone and undertake new challenges. You will assume new responsibilities and overcome new obstacles. You will also develop lifelong friendships and many great memories.
Your journey has begun!
What you can expect
- Less time in class and more independent study
- The need for personal responsibility
- More exams and papers less 'busywork'
- The need for critical thinking skills
Make the most of college
- Be friendly
- Get involved in campus activities
- Act in accordance with your values
Get off to a good start
- get to class early and sit in the front
Don't get behind - free tutoring is available when you need it!
- Be organized
- Explore your college campus
- Create a budget
- Take care of mind and body
Strive for balance
- Balance learning, labor, and leisure
- Make time to work out, relax, and enjoy your surroundings
- Balance time spent with hometown friends and family, and new college friends
- Strive for excellence, while understanding that perfection is impossible