Gearing up for the first day of college? Here’s what you must do
PREP UP Reach on time, familiarise yourself with the campus and your course and strike up conversations with people you meet in college
Prepping up for the first day in college can sure get those butterflies fluttering in your stomach. New surroundings, new classmates, new programmes and new teachers, you’ll feel completely out of place if you Spending time just wandering around campus before classes can be a good way of familiarising yourself with places that you’ll be frequenting. Whether it is the administrator’s office, the sports room, the common room for boys and girls, the washrooms, or the location of haven’t already planned out your first day in advance. Try doing some some research on college life and your campus and organising everything the previous day. It's a good thing to be prepared for the first day.
Check out this list of essential things you need to do on this very important day: your classrooms; the college campus is a widely spread out area and there are many places in the campus that you want to familiarise yourself with. You don’t want to be rushing between classes just because you don’t have a clue about how to get to each one. Planning what books you’re supposed to carry on the first day is one of the most important things. If you have the list of textbooks in advance, you can shop around looking for the best deals so as to save money! You can get the best deals on books and stationery in the old Delhi markets, especially in Chandni Chowk. You can buy books online on apps such as Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal and many more. You can also buy used books provided they are in good condition. You can also buy or rent e-books. Also remember that this is not high school. You need not carry more than two notebooks and a pen on the first day. Also, never forget to carry your schedule with you.