You finally made it–it’s your first week in your college dorms!
It might be a little overwhelming, because you’re away from home, which includes your parents (who may clean up after you more than you realize), your old friends, and a way of life that you’d grown accustomed to. Now you’re rooming with pretty much a stranger or two, and depending on where you grew up, you likely have a lot less space and possibly less privacy than you’re used to, plus a whole slew of new responsibilities. Phew!
It can be a lot to handle, but it doesn’t have to be hard! We’ve broken it down for you. Here’s your complete guide to your first week in college dorms.