Freshmen Year: Your Survival Guide

College will be one of the most exciting times of your life!

As you explore which college or university will best meet your needs, you probably have a lot of questions, and you should. 

We want to offer you and your family our top tips for college freshmen covering all the most important topics.

So, what's in this Survival Guide? 

  • What to consider when paying for college
  • Managing the search process
  • Tips for sending your children off to college
  • Campus safety
  • Addressing common freshmen fears
  • Balancing academics and college life
  • Taking advantage of counseling services
  • Tips for adapting to college once you get here

Westfield Starting College Survival Guide