Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Colleges Doing More to Help Freshmen Adapt

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​Consider this shocking stat as you shop for a college: One-third of freshmen don’t return for sophomore year. And only 61 percent of undergraduates get a degree within six years.

Colleges have gotten the message and are trying their best to do more to help freshmen feel comfortable during their first year in school. 

When considering a college, be sure to ask what events are held to help ensure a successful transition to college.  How does your potential school engage students from the first day they are on campus?