Supporting success in college

When your college student selected a school to attend, the availability of a certain major or course of study may have been an important factor in the choice. Regardless, many students change majors at least once during their college careers. In their first terms in college, they reassess their dreams, interests, and abilities. Through courses, campus activities, discussions with roommates, friends, and faculty, they are exposed to new ideas and an array of possibilities they may not have considered. They may discover their life passion. Hopefully, the self-awareness, research, planning and decision-making skills they have built will help them through the process.

How can I be involved in my college student's education?

Your interest and support are still crucial to your children's success. Here are some things you can do to help: