The time is here for scheduling my courses! Being able to plan my time and classes in college is different, in a good way, in high school. I can make my first class start at 10 am and have my last class be at 12 pm rather than the standard eight hours. Maybe you’re in… Read More Scheduling Freshman College Classes
One word: food.… Read More Choosing a College Meal Plan
So, you’ve been accepted and chose your dream college. You chose the place you’ll call home for the next four years. Now, it’s time to choose where you’ll live and with whom. Upon enrollment deposit, you’ll be able to choose a dorm and fill out some questions for roommate assignment.… Read More Roommate Questionnaire
In high school, I took about ten online classes. Some were electives while others were college core subject classes. As a virtual student, there are multiple approaches and tips you should utilize to achieve a high grade! Print the syllabus When I began taking college credit online, I found printing the entire syllabus and/or copying… Read More Tips on Taking an Online Class
College is a big step compared to high school. There are so many new things going on! If you decide to live on campus, take these factors into consideration before you choose your residence hall! Location Location is everything in marketing amusement parks and hotels but, it also goes a long way! If your college campus… Read More Choosing your Dorm
Happy National Decision Day! All around the world, high school seniors are preparing or already made their final college decisions. They decided where they want to spend the next four years as they thrive, prosper, and learn how they want to impact the world. Today, more than before, is where all the feels of independence… Read More Committing to a College
“The inspiring true story of Mandy Harvey—a young woman who became deaf at age eighteen while pursuing a degree in music—and how she overcame adversity and found the courage to live out her dreams.” (Goodreads) For Christmas, my mom gave me this book that I wanted! I was extremely excited to read it! The story… Read More Sensing the Rhythm by Mandy Harvey
Okay, so you’ve reached this far in your high school career. Woohoo! You’ve been accepted to different colleges, and you need help figuring out which is best fit for you. I suggest taking different types of tours! Many schools have a preview or one-day visits where high school students can attend classes and feel like… Read More Packing for Overnight College Visits
College applications and college, in general, are the words every senior and even juniors hear nonstop. The stress of it all can be vanquished by doing a simple thing per application: applying early. I finished majority my applications in the summer before senior year with only teacher recs and new scores left to send in… Read More Applying to College: why it’s better doing it early
As my junior year ends, I now have to think of senior year. The pivotal point of the high school years and the one that is desired with anxiousness and anxiety by students.
Making a goal or a list of tasks to accomplish from the summer before senior year to the end of the school year is a great visual to accomplish tasks. This helps as a mental breakdown of what to accomplish by when. Feel free to use this list as a guide!
Below is my list:… Read More Senior Year Checklist