Helpful Tips for Your Transition to College

Posted by Patrick Henry College on 8/8/17 2:07 PM

College Move-In Day is right around the corner! Whether you’re a freshman adventuring off to college for the first time, transferring to a new university, or taking online classes at home, we have tips and encouragement for all of you.

Here’s a list of popular and helpful articles from LearnPHC to help make your transition smooth, easy, and the best it can be.

Dorm Room Tips and Tricks

Dorm Room Tips and Tricks
Read this article to learn how students transform drab dorm rooms into cozy spaces.

You Might Forget to Pack These for College...

You Might Forget to Pack These for College...
Double check your list for these items you may need in your dorm room!

Dealing with Homesickness at College
Dealing with Homesickness at College

Students battle homesickness especially when they attend a college far from home. Here are some ways to avoid being lonely.

An Open Letter: Surviving the First Weeks of School
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An open letter to all college students on how to cultivate good habits in the first few weeks of school and finding balance in college life.

A Call to Millennials: It’s Up to Us to Change Culture

A Call to Millennials

Remember the purpose of a college education and the importance of a solid peer community. It will take an entire generation— not one person sitting in the Oval Office — to effect the kind of cultural change America needs.

How to Succeed in an Online Course

How to Succeed in an Online Course

Forging through college at home?  Succeed in your online college classes by following these tips.

For students who will be joining Patrick Henry College…

Secret Study Spots for the Patrick Henry College Student

Secret Study Spots for the Patrick Henry College Student

Patrick Henry Students have a plethora of local places available for off-campus studying!

 

Exploring NOVA: Good Restaurants and Food Stops in the Purcellville Area

Exploring NOVA: Good Restaurants and Food Stops in the Purcellville AreaPatrick Henry College blog post featuring local Purcellville restaurants.

 

30 Things to Do off Campus

30 Things to Do off Campus

Here's a list of things to do off campus in the Northern Virginia area and beyond.

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We hope these articles are helpful and a blessing to your new college adventure!

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