April’s adjustments for first year students

Many first-year students experience the following during the month of April:

  • Concern over declaring a major
  • Feeling “burned out”
  • Spring fever
  • Concern about finding summer employment

Tip: find time to Facetime or Skype with your student, just to say hi.

Adapted from Helping your First-Year College Student Succeed, Richard Mullendore and Cathie Hatch, National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition at the University of South Carolina, Columbia. 

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