Easing the Transition Back Home

It’s been a long 9 months for you and your student. It’s the first time they’ve been away from you and your home for this long of a period! You probably don’t want to admit it…but you’re finally starting to get used to the extra space around the house. Your routine finally is normalized and… Continue reading Easing the Transition Back Home


Final Exam Study Tips

With final exams coming up, your student may be anxious or stressed, especially if they are unsure of their test preparation skills. Below you will find some key tips for success when it comes to exams. Share these with your student and check in to see if they need help. DETAILS. Encourage your student to… Continue reading Final Exam Study Tips

An Application for Your Fitness Needs

FSU Campus Recreation is one of the defining strengths of Florida State University. As if full-service gyms, The Rez, Intramural fields, and a 16-lane swimming pool are not enough, Campus Recreation has introduced an even easier way for students to access its amenities-- The FSU Rec application. Available on all smart phones and tablets, the… Continue reading An Application for Your Fitness Needs

Your Guide to Tallahassee

FSU New Student & Family Programs has heard your pleas... and so, we have compiled a list of the best local Tallahassee establishments to fit all your needs. We had assistance from one of our Team Orientation Leaders, Janie Toothaker, who is a native to Tallahassee and a self-proclaimed Tallahassee expert. ** Disclaimer We are… Continue reading Your Guide to Tallahassee

Finals Week Resource: Tips and Tricks

As a senior at Florida State, I've gone through my fair share of finals. With the help of my friends and my own personal experiences, I've made a quick list of tips and tricks for all students struggling this finals season! Meal Prep The last thing you’ll want to worry about is when to eat/what… Continue reading Finals Week Resource: Tips and Tricks

Sweater Weather: Tallahassee Edition

What to Wear for Tallahassee “Fall” and “Winter If you are not from around Tallahassee or North Florida, you’ve probably been confused as to what’s been going on with Tallahassee weather as of recently. You wake up and it’s almost freezing outside, you put on mountain of layers, just to sweat them all off by… Continue reading Sweater Weather: Tallahassee Edition