When incoming students think of going to college, one of the main things that they get excited about is living in a dorm with people who they hope become some of their best friends for the next four years. At Brockport, students are required to live on campus for their first two years - which … Continue reading Is Off-Campus Living for Me?
Eliza Zachowicz—When I was preparing to come to school, it took me some time to realize that I would be sharing a room with another human. A human that I truly barely knew at all, as we had only met twice in person up until the day we moved in. While you can text back … Continue reading My Biggest Fear: Dorm Living
Everything you'll need to survive living in the Brockport dorms!
Alexis Marchitte—Well, somehow almost 2 months of summer have passed since I left Brockport and now freshman orientation is upon us. There are certainly ways to maximize your experience and make the most out of your overnight orientation before you finally move in! I remember my orientation and the people I met like it was … Continue reading What to expect from orientation
Two years of insight for those wondering what it's really like.
Kayla Green—I know a lot of you out there are in the process of deciding on a school to attend next fall or even two falls from now, if you're a junior. I remember this process like it was yesterday, and let me tell you it is not easy. If you are feeling overwhelmed or … Continue reading Choosing the Right School: Why Brockport May Be the Right Choice for You
Alexis Marchitte—In honor of signing my lease this week for my house next year, I want to share my experiences with house/apartment hunting in Brockport. It has been a 6 week long battle but we finally found the perfect house to live in during my junior year. There is a lot that goes into finding … Continue reading The Off-Campus House Hunt
Alexis Marchitte—My freshman year I lived in a suite style dorm that had two bedrooms with two girls in each. We all shared a common living room and one bathroom. So my packing list might differ slightly from those living in a corridor style room! The pictures above show my roommate's side of the … Continue reading What I Packed
Alexis Marchitte—Hey everyone! My name is Alexis, and I am a first semester freshman this year at Brockport. I am studying Exercise Science and Athletic Training, I am hoping to pursue a career in Physical Therapy. I currently work for Campus Rec in the SERC and I am a new blogger for Winging It. I am … Continue reading What they don’t tell you about move-in day
Kayla Green—Hello everyone! My name is Kayla! I am from Buffalo and I am a freshman majoring in Journalism and Broadcasting, and I have been at Brockport for almost three weeks now. I am loving college life so far, it is everything I wanted it to be and much more. I know that before I … Continue reading Welcome to Brockport: My First Few Weeks