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Posts Tagged ‘moving’

  • Living Off Campus in College: Parents, Help Your Student Prepare

    Aug 26, 2013 • Wendy Nelson • College LifeRead More »
    Living Off Campus in College: Parents, Help Your Student Prepare

    Students may be in favor of living off campus in college for a variety of reasons, including saving money, having more freedom, and having more space. I tried it once back when I was a student, and found it wasn’t for me. But, I learned some valuable lessons that I will pass on to my [&hellip...

  • 4 Guidelines for Successful Off-Campus Living

    Jul 19, 2013 • Mark Burns • College TipsRead More »
    4 Guidelines for Successful Off-Campus Living

    The switch from living in a dorm room to off-campus living in an apartment or house can be both challenging and rewarding. While you certainly have more freedom, you will not always have the ease and luxury of living in a dormitory. Having spent a year off campus myself, I found that there are a [&hellip...

  • College Transition: From Rural New Hampshire to City Life in Boston

    Jul 3, 2013 • Loretta Kay • College LifeRead More »
    College Transition: From Rural New Hampshire to City Life in Boston

    Even though I was born in Manhattan and tell people I’m a New Yorker, I’m not really a city person. I moved to New Hampshire when I was 14 months old. I have always felt that city life was taken away from me, which is why I was excited to move to Boston for college. [&hellip...