College Planning Guide

Tagged as “Your First Year”



Perhaps the biggest benefit you can get from doing community service is the satisfaction of making a positive difference in someone's life. But there are other benefits as well -- such as strong and lasting friendships -- that can be equally rewarding.

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Join the club!

What club? Any club! It's the single best thing you can do to make friends and feel connected at Ithaca.

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The early bird may get the worm, but the first-year student who arrives early gets a jump-start in building valuable friendships and much more. Here are a few special opportunities just for early arrivals:

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You're excited, nervous, and anxious -- all at the same time! Your first year of college is right around the corner. What will it be like? Will you make friends? Will you do well? Relax. We've scheduled special first-year courses, seminars, and events at each of our schools to ensure you get off to your best possible start.

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