Summer gets an extension for students at Capital University. Due to a housing shortage, some students will be staying at the Fort Rapids Waterpark Hotel & Conference Center. That’s right. Instead of hitting the books, they could be hitting the … Continue reading
Category Archives: Freshman Year
Your first day of class is coming up quick, and in the mad dash to get on campus you’ve been picking up move-in supplies left and right. There’s the top items every freshman knows they’ll need to pack—a laptop, bed … Continue reading
It’s not about the Money, Money, Money at these schools. Students Whisper about the Most Affordable Campus Towns.
When students think about going off to college, they often have serious concerns over tuition and housing expenses. However, another thing to keep in mind is the affordability of the town in which your college resides. Can you afford to … Continue reading
Many students—and teachers!—alike have mini panic attacks when August rolls around, as the stress and work of school are suddenly just around the corner. Some colleges and universities combat the uneasiness, especially for freshmen, by providing a week of activities … Continue reading
Getting ready to go off to college? Stressed about how to pack? We’ve been there, too. The difference is, when we were in your shoes, we didn’t have anyone telling us where to start. Let us be your helping hand … Continue reading
Moving from home to a college campus is a very big step because it is a small taste of life outside of your parents’ house. They say that college is supposed to be the best four years of your life. … Continue reading
One of the many fears of prospective college students is that they won’t make it at their school of choice. Many fret they will flunk out due to the difficulties of the curriculum and new academic realm. Especially when it … Continue reading
Whether you’re a high school upperclassman or an incoming college sophomore, you may be thinking about what you’d like to do with the rest of your life. A college major is a big stepping stone down the path toward your … Continue reading
School is just around the corner! Here are 10 tips for college freshmen from someone who’s been there.
We here at College Prowler ask our users in our online survey this question: “Name some things you wish you knew before coming to your school.” This question can be very helpful to incoming freshmen, as they gain hindsight from … Continue reading
College as a whole is a wild ride, but life in the dorms is an adventure all its own. Once you move in this could very well be your first time living in a new place, taking care of yourself, … Continue reading