Prepare For The Adjustment Before You Leave
Even the most prepared college freshmen go through periods of adjustment when they arrive on campus, but there are some things you can do for yourself to make the transition easier. Spend some time during the summer reading about your new school and the city or town it's located in.
Surely, the admissions materials you received give you some indication about how students spend their time and live their lives at school, so that's a good place to start...Read the full article
These 30 minute videos from the College Bound series are designed to help middle school and high school students prepare for college. The following episodes can be purchased on videotape, or you can view them online.
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