Between big life changes, more challenging classes, and new faces everywhere you turn, it's natural to feel nervous when starting college. Everyone screws up in their freshman (...and sophomore, and junior, and senior) year - I know I did - but with the right preparation, you'll be ready to take on your first year of college like a pro.
It's always hard adjusting to a new environment. Getting involved is a great way to break out of your shell and become comfortable with your new home! Here's how you can jump into the "college experience" and have fun doing it.
Despite what the movies may have led you to believe, not everyone has the same college experience. Here's seven ways commuter freshman can get just as much out of college as their residential classmates.