PROMOTING SCHOLARSHIP, INFORMING PRACTICE, BUILDING CONNECTIONS

A Guide for Families of Commuter Students Edition 2

Supporting Your Student's Success

Paperback
October 2017
9781942072119
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  • Publisher
    National Resource Center for The First Year Experience
  • Published
    18th October 2017
  • ISBN 9781942072119
  • Language English
  • Pages 30 pp.
  • Size 5.5" x 8.5"
$3.25
Book
October 2017
9781889271842
More details
  • Publisher
    National Resource Center for The First Year Experience
  • Published
    19th October 2017
  • ISBN 9781889271842
  • Language English
  • Pages 30 pp.
  • Size 5.5" x 8.5"
$225.00

Published in partnership with NODA, the Association for Orientation, Transition, and Retention in Higher Education

Family members of new college students are often unsure what to expect and how to best help their students succeed in higher education. Focusing on the unique needs of commuter students, this brief guide describes typical challenges in adjusting to college, support services and opportunities offered by colleges and universities, and strategies family members can use to encourage student learning and success. A glossary of college terms is included.

$2.25 each when purchased in a set of 100 copies.

A Letter to Families
Introduction

Adjusting to College
Academic Expectations
Student Engagement
Health and Well-Being
College Finances
Campus Resources
Concluding Thoughts

References
Glossary of College Terms
About the Authors
About the Sponsoring Organizations

Cathie Hatch

Cathie Hatch

Tracy L. Skipper

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Jennifer Porter

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Caitlin Herby

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