PROMOTING SCHOLARSHIP, INFORMING PRACTICE, BUILDING CONNECTIONS
A Guide for Families of Commuter Students Edition 2
Supporting Your Student's Success
National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience
18th October 2017
- ISBN 9781942072119
- Language English
- Pages 30 pp.
- Size 5.5" x 8.5"
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
Adjusting to College
Health and Well-Being
Glossary of College Terms
About the Authors
About the Sponsoring Organizations