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 ...

How College Students Can Stay Safe During the Coronavirus Epidemic

April 1, 2020

As more and more cases of the novel coronavirus pandemic are being reported, colleges and universities are taking various steps to mitigate the crisis in order to check the spread of the deadly virus. Campuses are closing down with limited notification, labs are closed, lecture halls empty, sports practices called off, and in-person classes are ...

Must-Have Items for College Students During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 30, 2020

The Coronavirus or COVID-19 epidemic has shaken up the lives of everyone, and college students who are stuck in dorms or on campus apartments are afraid of what to do and where to go. The idea of living through a global pandemic is one that very few people who are alive today have experienced. Bars, ...

Former Admissions Officer on Writing a Great Personal Statement for Your College Application

March 3, 2020

Special guest LittleRedPen is a former admissions officer at a top private university who now works as a freelance editor. She help students optimize their essays, personal statements, and scholarship letters. Today we’re lucky to have her share her extensive expertise with us on how to avoid the most common mistakes and take our college ...

Top 5 Kitchen Gadgets To Take With You To College in 2020

February 24, 2020

Transitioning to college life is a big deal and moving into a dorm is even a bigger deal. Especially if it is your first time moving away from home. However, as exciting (and scary) as it is, you have heard about many students dealing with ‘the freshman fifteen’. If you are not familiar with that ...