A Guide to College Roommates

For many freshman moving into the dorms with a new roommate or roommates is the first time they have lived with someone else. It can be a little scary, especially with all of the other changes that come along with moving into college. Luckily for you, I have put together my tips on how to…

What to do the Summer Before College

The few months before you leave for college is a very exciting time. There is a lot of anticipation as you prepare to move to a new place, meet new friends and start a new life. I have put together a list of a few important things to do in your summer before college to…

Getting Organized: Tips for the First Week of College Classes

The first week of college classes can be a little stressful. It is a new environment with different expectations and lots of new faces. Luckily, UC is a very friendly and welcoming environment and students are well looked after in their first week of classes. Here are some of my tips to help make it…

Orientation and Move in: What to Expect

All the months of planning and preparation have led to this moment – you finally arrive at UC to start your college journey! It is time to move into dorms, meet new friends at orientation and say goodbye to family. It is a very exciting, nerve-wracking and busy time so I am going to tell…

Day In The Life of a CCM Musical Theatre Major

When I was deciding where I wanted to go to college I always liked to ask current students what a typical day in the life for them looks like. I used to try picture myself living in this world and I found this was a great way to know if I would be happy in…

20 Questions To Ask When Making Your College Decision

You did it! You made it through the difficult college application process and the long, long, long waiting game. You have finally heard back from all the schools you applied to. Now comes the next hurdle…how do I choose a college?  I understand this struggle. I spent so much time thinking about getting accepted that…