7 tips to make the transition to college easier

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Author and founder of U Chic, Christie Garton, says college can be overwhelming for incoming freshmen. Garton shared a few tips to help make the transition easier and ensure that your first year is a success.

7 tips for incoming freshmen

  1. Don`t let freshman orientation overwhelm you.
  2. Check out campus before classes start.
  3. Research the books you`ll need for your classes.
  4. Make sure to keep your parents in the loop.
  5. Don`t forget about your friends from home.
  6. Keep everyone updated.
  7. Ask questions!