College Adjustment

College can be exciting and difficult all at the same time. Students must make many decisions and cope with changes regarding their social life, family, academic standing, or future plans. Know that if you’re feeling stressed, you’re not alone. Not everyone experiences adjustment in the same manner, whether one is outgoing, shy, and experienced or not with changes, we are all affected by changes in life. No matter if one is a freshman or graduate student, young or old, key factors to coping with life changes are recognizing we are struggling, developing familiarity with the new setting, and resourcefulness. Included below are websites about the natural adjustment to college for students and parents, as well as resources to cope with the transition.

 

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