By Dr.Michelle Getting Into the Ivies
|The Art of Perseverance: Tips to Survive College Life
College life is a huge adjustment for many students. You are away from home (maybe even for the first time) and find that you are responsible for taking care of yourself on your own. For example, handling your laundry, meals, housekeeping, and even waking up on time.
Combine these new responsibilities with studying, writing papers, attending lectures, and social engagements and you may feel a sense of doom before you even get started.
Many students find themselves overwhelmed and struggling until they get the hang of this new life. It is possible to make it through successfully – if you just stick with it. We’ve put together a list of tips to help you survive the college life.
Remember what you are there for. Your education. Keep this is the forefront of your mind so you don’t find yourself drifting. Go to class, engage with your professors, and be active in the college complete process.
Your future career awaits.