Navigating Your Freshman Year

Navigating Your Freshman Year

How to Make the Leap to College Life-and Land on Your Feet

Written by: Students Helping Students

  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780735203921
  • 176 Pages
  • Prentice Hall Press
  • Adult


The orientation sessions might tell freshman where the student union is-but only the true experts can offer the real lowdown on college life. From making peace with a difficult roommate to choosing the right classes, in this guide college students and recent grads tell freshman all they need to know to get through their first year with flying colors.

Table of Contents

Navigating Your Freshman YearWhat Freshman Year Really Is
What It’s Not

1. Leaving Home

2. Getting Your Bearings

3. Avoiding Living Hell

4. Getting to Work

5. After-Class Fun

6. Getting a Social Life

7. Navigating the Dating Maze

8. The Freshman Fifteen and Other Maladies

9. Managing Life Stuff

10. It’s Summer Time!

11. The Daily Grind

Helpful Resouces
The Final Word