Top 7 College Graduation Gift Ideas for 2021

June 1, 2021

With graduation season on the horizon, you’re probably thinking about the perfect gift to give a recent college graduate. This represents a new chapter in their lives, which is why anything they receive not only has to represent how much they mean to you but should also be a combination of practical and aesthetically pleasing. ...

Dorm Room Essentials for Eating Healthy

February 4, 2021

Dorm rooms are traditionally small spaces with bunk beds and 2 to 4 roommates at any given time. The kitchens are kept small with the expectation that most food you eat will be from the food hall or off-campus restaurants. You might be lucky and get a microwave but a stove is almost unheard of. ...

Creative Stress Relief for College Students in 2021

January 5, 2021

Whether you are a freshman straight out of high school, going back to school for a higher degree, or starting out later in life, the workload for college courses can be overwhelming! Are your studies causing you constant stress and worry? For many, it may feel like anytime we are not focusing on our assignments ...

How to Organize Your College Packing List with Campus Arrival

August 16, 2020

Because moving can be a stress and a hassle, Campus Arrival’s move-in checklists are designed to help make moving as smooth and stress-free as possible. Not only are our lists helpful for a first-time student moving to campus, every list is customized for each specific college and university according to their specifications. This saves time ...

College Study Tips for Online Classes During Quarantine

August 3, 2020

College campuses are built to provide resources for learning, studying, time management, and they prioritize school work. Now what happens when you move home and all of your classes move online? Those resources start to feel distant and so does your desire to do the work, but there are ways to make your Coronavirus quarantine ...

College Counselor Wilson Lee Advises on International Schools and the Transition to US Colleges

July 28, 2020

Today we have special guest Wilson Lee, a college counselor at a prestigious international school. We sit down virtually with Mr. Lee, who shares his wisdom, based on years of experience in South Korea and Singapore, on how international students can make the most of their transition to an American university. Can you introduce yourself ...

5 Campus Move-In Packing Tips You Must Follow

July 22, 2020

You’ve braced yourself for a draining semester, done all the dorm shopping (using your school’s packing list here on Campus Arrival of course), stocked up on towels… and are basically fully ready to move in to your college campus. Now comes the tricky part: packing all that stuff as compactly as possible, without leaving anything ...

How to Give Your Bedroom that Dorm Room Feel

July 10, 2020

Quarantining at home and taking classes off campus probably isn’t the college experience you were expecting. You were probably poring over your school’s packing list and envisioning the semester to come. But while you can’t bring the freshman class to your house, you can still bring the dorm vibes to your room. Here are a ...

How to Excel in College During a Quarantine

June 28, 2020

The COVID-19 coronavirus affected all of us differently, but college students had the largest wake-up call. Here at Campus Arrival we understand that you went from managing your studies, balancing friends, and living on your own to being back home with mom and dad, stuck in quarantine while still studying. How do you make the ...

Nutrition and Health Advice for New College Students in 2020

June 2, 2020

Both within and outside the walls of the classroom, college life is full of activities. One of the fundamental requirements to help you cope with university life is adopting healthy eating habits. They will help you survive the long study days without getting exhausted while you strive to obtain academic excellence. However, making sure to ...

How to Be a Successful Gamer in College

May 10, 2020

Don’t want to miss out on the latest releases when you head off to college? Don’t worry: you don’t have to leave your precious console or PC at home while you head off to study. In fact, on our school packing lists, we recommend computers that are capable gaming machines as well as console systems ...

Making the Lives of College Freshmen Easy

April 17, 2020

Do you have a soon-to-be adult child that is about to transition from high school to college this year? This is a huge transition that will cause your child and you to be nervous about taking the next step. Especially if it involves your child moving away from home and into a dorm to a ...