Orienting to College – Part 2: Social Life and Campus Resources

Please refer to Part 1 of “Orienting to College” for information on the structure of colleges and campus life. Social Life One major factor that predicts a person’s satisfaction with their school is the degree of engagement they have with their campus community.  Colleges are increasingly interested in supporting student involvement because it supports bothContinue reading “Orienting to College – Part 2: Social Life and Campus Resources”

Orienting to College – Part 1: Structure of a College and Living on Campus

This turned out to be a lengthy outline, so please see Part 2 of “Orienting to College” for the free download that accompanies this information. August is right around the corner and with it comes the first day of classes at many universities and colleges across the country.  While exciting, the prospect of adjusting toContinue reading “Orienting to College – Part 1: Structure of a College and Living on Campus”

Summer-before-College Series Introduction

A blog series for incoming students It is hard to believe that we are already halfway through July and weeks past the summer equinox!  As the days begin to shorten, many are planning on beginning new academic ventures in the coming fall months.  Whether you are a recent high school graduate, a student who tookContinue reading “Summer-before-College Series Introduction”