Summary: A mini-fridge, a debit card, and a copy of COLLEGE RULES!: the essentials of any successful college experience. Teachers, counselors, family, and friends spend endless hours helping students get into college, but few prepare them for what to do day one through graduation. Lesson #1: College is different from high school, and even seniors at the top of their class need practical advice on how to successfully transition to college.
Sherrie Nist and Jodi Patr ...show moreick Holschuh--professors and not so long ago, struggling students--here give their crash course on college success. COLLEGE RULES! thoroughly and humorously covers all the bases of maximizing the college experience through studying smarter not harder; handling stress; staying motivated; preparing for and taking exams; and of course, balancing work and play. Throughout, sidebars also reveal:
Getting into college is the easy part; staying in and doing well is much more difficult. COLLEGE RULES! is here to help you hit campus running and make the most of your college years. ...show less