The new term is nearly with us… Here’s our quick do’s and don’ts
Do – Remember your tickets for freshers
Don’t – Forget your ID
Do – Be nice to your new neighbours
Don’t – Piss people off in your first week… you’ve got to live with them for a year.
Photo: Princeton University, Office of Communications
Do – get a door matt to welcome your new friends to your room
Don’t – keep you door closed
Do – Join every society you can to get as much free stuff as you can
Don’t – Sleep through freshers fair… Domino’s normally hand out free pizza if you are hanging from the night before
Do – Stay healthy, sleep and eat.
Don’t – Live like a slob so that you get ill and miss out on all the fun.
Don’t – Spend your student loan in one week
Do – Be prudent with your money, make it last till Christmas.
Don’t – Make a fool of yourself that will be remember all year round.
Do – Have a cool party trick that you will be know for
Photo courtesy of the University of Cincinnati.
Do – Make friends, add people on social networks
Don’t – Be weird online and annoying. You’ve just met these people.
Do – Be who you are.
Don’t – Reinvent yourself because no-one knows you.
Don’t – Sleep with a flatmate in week one. It will be awkward…
Do – Have fun.