The Everything College Survival Book

Author: Susan Fitzgerald
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440524950
Release Date: 2011-03-18
Genre: Education

College . . . Will your classes be as fun and exciting as they sound in the course catalog? Or will you find that you need to take advantage of your professors' office hours in order to keep up? Will ramen become your only meal? Will you get along with your roommate? From handling studying and dorm life to parties and campus safety, this guide gives you straight answers to help you survive college life. Experts Susan Fitzgerald and J. Lee Peters show you how to: Ace your papers and exams Deal with loud, rude, or eccentric roommates Prepare for financial shock--and manage student loans Plan an incredible study abroad experience Take care of yourself and keep your sanity You will also find tips for packing for the big move, managing your money, making new friends, and balancing academics and your social life. With The Everything College Survival Book, 3rd Edition, you'll arrive on campus less stressed, ready for fun--and poised for success!

Dean s List

Author: John B. Bader
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9781421400815
Release Date: 2011-05-09
Genre: Education

Draws on the insights of deans from leading American institutions to counsel recently accepted college students on how to make the most of the educational experience, sharing coverage of such topics as developing independence, focusing on learning and planning for life after school. Simultaneous.

The Everything College Survival Book 2nd Edition

Author: Michael S. Malone
Publisher: JG Press
ISBN: 1572158077
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Reference

Starting college can be an intimidating step in anyone's life, and The Everything College Survival Book is here to get you right into the swing of things. From deciding on a major and succeeding in your academics to joining clubs and socializing, this updated guide will keep you stress-free and ready for anything! This completely revised book shows you how to: Pack for the residence halls and live in peace with your roommate. Avoid common pitfalls-such as drugs and alcohol. Beat the Freshman 15 and stay healthy. Land a rewarding internship. Manage your study time and social life. No matter what stage of college you're in, The Everything College Survival Book helps you overcome the challenges and appreciate the joys of this once-in-a-lifetime experience!

The Infographic Guide to College

Author: Adams Media
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781507204832
Release Date: 2017-07-04
Genre: Education

For fans of the popular Show Me How series, this illustrated guide to college life has everything a student needs to excel in their first year, from tips on getting involved around campus to advice about applying for loans and studying for exams. College survival just got graphic! Get a head start at school with this infographic guide to college life, with colorful descriptions of all the skills you need to survive and thrive in college, and advice about how to: -Avoid the Freshman 15 -Declare a major -Get around town -Apply for a loan -Ace your exams -Master study habits -Stay healthy -And so much more! With over fifty colorful, easy-to-read infographics, you’ll know how to make the most of your time in college and be fully prepared for the next step in your education.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to College Survival

Author: Laurie Rozakis
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780786529520
Release Date: 2001-06-01
Genre: Education

You'd think getting into college was the hard part-years of studying for great grades, taking SATs, filling out applications and waiting in agony for the acceptance letters. Someone should have told you that was just the beginning.... The Complete Idiot's Guide® to College Survival begins where those how-to-get-into-college guides leave off, from packing gear and arriving on campus for the first time to graduation. The "bible" of college life, it offers information on making good grades, dealing with roommates, finding social activities, balancing work and other extracurricular activities and more.

The Freshman Survival Guide

Author: Nora Bradbury-Haehl
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781599953434
Release Date: 2011-04-07
Genre: Education

A values-based guide to navigating that critical first year of college that speaks to college students in their own language and offers practical tools that readers need to keep from drinking, sleeping or skipping their way out of college. There are numerous guides for choosing a college, paying for college and getting good grades in college But THE FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE is the first to offer advice on academics, relationships and lifestyle and combine it with guidance on how to cope with the spiritual, emotional and ethical questions and issues that confront young adults. Divided into five sections (Relationships, Identity &Spirituality, Academics, Risk, Balance), the book tackles issues that include: Homesickness * Learning Who You Are * Real Stats on Mental Health * 10 Reasons to Show Up to Class * Are Your Earning Your BA or Your IM * Safety: Don't Be Paranoid, Just be Smart * Doritos Is Not A Food Group * and 19 other equally pertinent areas that other college guides don't address. This is one college guidebook that freshman won't be ashamed to read and keep in their backpacks.

The Christian s College Survival Guide

Author: Cheryl J. Harris-Woods
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 9781512741841
Release Date: 2016-05-31
Genre: Religion

Are you a college student or soon to become one? How substantial is your faith in Christ? What does your faith look like right now, and will it be intact, damaged, or nonexistent when you graduate? How do you apply what the Bible says to your college experience while submerged in a godless culture? Gods Word, the Bible, provides insight for mental, emotional, intellectual, physical, and spiritual survival. Cheryl J. Harris-Woods presents exciting and comprehensive answers from Gods Word in the pages of The Christians College Survival Guide!

This Book Is Not Required

Author: Inge Bell
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781483321158
Release Date: 2013-10-31
Genre: Social Science

This Fifth Edition of the underground classic This Book Is Not Required: An Emotional and Intellectual Survival Manual for Students, by Inge Bell, Bernard McCrane, John Gunderson, and Teri Anderson, breaks new ground in participatory education, offering insight and inspiration to help undergraduates make the most of their college years. This edition continues to teach about the college experience as a whole—looking at the personal, social, intellectual, technological, and spiritual demands and opportunities—while incorporating new material highly relevant to today’s students. The material is presented in a personable and straightforward manner, maintaining Dr. Inge Bell’s illuminating writing style throughout, and inviting students to take responsibility for, and make the most of, their educational experiences.

A Girl s Guide to College

Author: Traci Maynigo
Publisher: Blue Mountain Arts, Inc.
ISBN: 1587860120
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Education

Offers college-bound young women advice on academic life, finances, dating, health, sexuality, and getting the most out of college.

A Freshman Survival Guide for College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Author: Haley Moss
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9780857009227
Release Date: 2014-06-21
Genre: Family & Relationships

How do you know which college is right for you? What happens if you don't get on with your roommate? And what on earth is the Greek system all about? As a university student with High-Functioning Autism, Haley Moss offers essential tips and advice in this insider's guide to surviving the Freshman year of college. Chatty, honest and full of really useful information, Haley's first-hand account of the college experience covers everything students with Autism Spectrum Disorders need to know. She talks through getting ready for college, dorm life and living away from parents, what to expect from classes, professors and exams, and how to cope in new social situations and make friends. This book is a must-read for all students on the autism spectrum who are about to begin their first year of college, parents and teachers who are helping them prepare, and college faculty and staff.

Turbulent Twenties Survival Guide

Author: Marcos Salazar
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572244214
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Self-Help

This is the first book to provide a psychological road map to help recent college graduates figure out who they are and what they want from their lives during this always challenging stage of life.

The College Survival Handbook

Author: Deborah Clary
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
ISBN: 0836227085
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Education

A guide designed to make the transition between living at home and going off to college as easy as possible offers practical information and helpful tips on everything from food to sex to study habits.