Hundreds of thousands of international students enroll at US universities every year. What makes some succeed while others struggle? Here are top five tips from admissions counselors—and international students—about making the most of your US education. Whether this is your first year at a US university or you are already well under way to earning your degree, their advice should serve you well in college.
Where should you live if you’re going to study in the US? Many schools require freshmen to live in the dormitories. However, not every college will offer on-campus housing, and those that do may have limited space available. As a result, many students choose to live off campus. Continue reading
Your health probably isn’t the first thing you’re thinking about when you’re in college, but it’s easy to fall into habits that make you feel not-so-hot. Follow these quick college health tips so you’re feeling great all the year through. Continue reading
As an incoming college student, you might be surprised about what you’ll find you need when you arrive on campus. Packing for college is like no other travel, so learn from the students who’ve gone before you about what’s essential to stuff into your suitcase and what is best left at home. Continue reading
There’s just one glorious summer left before you become a college student. Make the most of it with our “must do” tips for your big summer! Continue reading
Having a roommate can be a great part of college life, so how do you start off on the right foot? Here are some great tips from college students on getting along with your new roommate. Continue reading
You’re headed to college in a few months and you don’t know a soul. Not to worry though. There’s plenty of time to make new friends, even before you step foot on campus! Continue reading
We asked recent college grads to share what they wish they had known when they were freshmen. They’re here to pass along a bit of advice: Continue reading
Expand your horizons. Don’t pick your friend from back home as your roommate. Use this as a chance to expand your circle of friends.