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College Life: Resources and Tips for College Students

Whether you're going off to college for the very first time, or are a returning student, you can find the help you need with our College Life Web Guide. Succeed academically, physically, financially and emotionally during your college years with advice on dorm life and health and finances, as well as Web tools for academic success.

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Dorm Life

For many students, going to college involves a physical move away from family and old friends and ... read more »

Get Organized

One way to make sure that you are successful in college is to get organized. Use ... read more »

How to Study

Getting organized is one giant step toward academic success, but there are plenty of other tools that can help you get the most out of college. Learn how to study and find tools for note taking and creating bibliographies and citations.

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  • Try findingDulcinea's Students' Guide to Web Search for information about searching online, scholarly search resources, and additional citation resources.
  • Plagiarism can lead to very serious consequences that include a failing course grade and even expulsion from school. Learn how to avoid plagiarism with our Plagiarism Prevention Web guide.
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Health and Nutrition

Academic success isn't the only goal for a college student; your college years are also a good time ... read more »

Saving Money

Just as developing a healthy lifestyle in college is important, developing money management skills ... read more »

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