There we have it…another semester has come and gone. Another school year has finished faster than we ever thought it would. Since this is the last week of classes before finals, this is also our last blog of the semester. While the only thought that may be on most of our minds is having a … More Spring 2017: That’s a Wrap!
Ever since my freshman year of college, I always dreamed of moving into my own apartment off-campus. Although I enjoyed my first two years of school at UConn and learned invaluable lessons from living in the traditional dorm style rooms, I knew that I wanted to experience the true independence of living on my own. … More A Year in Review: What I Learned From Moving Off-Campus
As my time at UConn is quickly coming to an end, I thought it would be useful to give some advice to the lucky ones who still have time left here at this amazing university. I could go on to tell you all of the things I wish I could have done, or all … More From Me to You: Advice From a Senior
Hometown: Groton, CT Commuting From: Willington, CT Why did you choose to live off-campus? My parents own property near campus, so tuition is a lot cheaper. In what way are you involved with the UConn community even though you live off-campus? I am involved in many culture clubs, as well as Filipino American Student Association, Chinese … More Commuter Spotlight: Anthony Sisson
It’s officially the most wonderful time of the semester again! I know what you’re thinking, “Syllabus Week” and Spring Break have already passed, so what else is left to celebrate? The answer is: Commuter Appreciation Week!!! All week long, Off-Campus Student Services will be hosting a variety of events just for you. Here at OCSS, … More Commuter Appreciation Week
We are at a point in the semester where things are winding down and we are counting down the days until we are free for the summer. By now, you have settled into your commute, but it is always good to be reminded of some helpful tips to keep the commute easy. Based on Ashley … More Helpful Tips for Commuters to Make it Through the End of the Year
It’s the Monday after Spring Break and your various social media accounts are finally done being flooded with pictures of your friends in tropical places. If you’re one of the many college students who were unable to escape the cold of Connecticut this past week, I’m here to offer you some helpful information to take … More The Ultimate Connecticut Road Trip