Deciding & Taking The Next Steps The Next Step: Tips for Success

The Next Step: Tips for Success

This section has advice and tips to help you have a successful freshman year!  College is more than just academics; it is a time when you the student take control of your life.  Many students find the challenges of being independent more difficult than the academic challenges.  Emotional challenges of roommates , homesickness, and coping with so many new people also take their toll.

Success at college sits solely in your hands.  While colleges have many support structures in place to help you adapt to this new world, no one will make you take advantage of them.  Successful students take advantage of the supports that are available from tutoring to mentoring to joining clubs.

From academics to extracurricular activities to social aspects, college differs from high school in a number of ways. Review the following so you will be better prepared to make a smooth transition from high school to college.

High School vs College Chart, download pdf

High School vs College Chart, download pdf

High School vs College Chart, download pdf