Free Essays on My First Day At College

  1. College Life Unfolded

    College Life Unfolded Many students who graduated in high school are so eager in entering the portals of college life. They think that college is more on good times, more on easy and free from stresses tasks and more. But college is the exact opposite of what are mentioned. Instead of happy moments...

  2. The Importance of College Education

    Ashworth College Malcom X states, "Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today." The importance of college education is far more essential today than it was before. With an economy recovering from recession and jobs...

  3. Narrative Essay. A Day of Mixed Happiness and Sadness

    happened to me five years ago when I graduated from college. I was happy because it was my graduation party, but I was sad because we my classmates and me – would go our separate ways again after four years of being in a close-knit relationship. . First of all, as I had gotten up earlier than usual...

  4. MY JOURNEY TO COLLEGE

    070-33 12 September 2014 My Journey to College: My Life My Journey In Today’s World, we are used to being disguised whether for the fear of rejection by others or the fear of disappointing ourselves. Most of the time, most people are afraid to find out who they really are. College is a big challenge on...

  5. My first day of College 2

    08 2015 First Day in Delta College January, 14th 2014, was my first day at Delta College. I have heard some say that their first day of college was full of excitement, but for me it was completely new experience. My first day in Delta College was a memorable experience due to...

  6. Baby Boomers in College

    Colleges nation wide have been reporting strong surges in enrollment largely due to baby boomers returning to school. Baby boomers are Americans born between 1946 and 1964. Soldiers returning from WWII caused a rise in the birth rate of the United States, creating a "boom" which is where...

  7. Why Was I in First Year Writing

    I assumed being placed into first year college writing was a mandatory class coming into The University of Tampa as a freshman. I did not realize I was being placed into this writing class because my SAT or ACT scores were too low. At first I thought that I did not need to be in this class, it was just...

  8. Tribute to my mother

    Tribute to my Mother Claribel Brizuela Rivera “I believe in love at first sight, because I love my mother since I opened my eyes.” I admire this woman with all my soul. We have been together through thick and thin. She has giving me the reasons to consider her a strong, supportive, determined...

  9. My First College Experience

    was the first college that I had ever visited. I graduated in the year of 2007 and due to my grades I felt I would never attend a college in my lifetime. The experience I gained from my visit at UNH, changed my mind into wanting to attend college, a year afterward. It all started on the day of October...

  10. Should College Students Able to Be Married?

    Should college students able to be married? As a college student, I don’t support college students get married before their graduations. If I were approached by an individual who wished to become married before he or she graduated, I would highly recommend not doing so. I would make this decision on...

  11. Steve Jobs, the Ceo Who Got Fired from His First Job

    Steve Jobs, the CEO who got fired from his first job Talk of computers the first thing that strikes anyone today is 'Apple'. Know the success story of the brain behind this massive player. * Print * Email * * * by Team Careers 360 - 7 hours ago Inspiring excerpts from the...

  12. My Motivation for Returning to School

    My motivation for returning to school Jamiel Jones ENG 121 English Composition I Colin Murcray November 29, 2010 My motivation for returning to school Attending and graduating from college is the best way to prepare for a career that pays well and provides a means to a secure future. Returning...

  13. Unforgettable Moments in My Life

    Unforgettable Moments in My Life Sitting on my bed with my Acer notebook on my lap, I was looking through my family photos. I always did this when I started to miss the warmth and laughter at home. It had been a year since I made College Abdillah my second home. With no doubt, home was always my best refuge...

  14. My Chance to the Inauguration

    As an African American young woman and a first generation, low-income college student from a single parent home, I feel as though Barack Obama has given me the motivation and encouragement that I need to continue to pursue my goals. Growing up, I felt that I would always carry a burden. After all, I...

  15. college essays

    Sample College Essay #1 I never imagined that by swimming, a Vision Center in India would be built. And I certainly never thought so many people could be cured of blindness there. For the past twelve years of my life, my passion has been competitive swimming. Mile after mile I train almost every single...

  16. A Reflection on My Life

    What were my educational experiences? a. Negative early childhood/day care experience b. Various colleges to achieve AA c. Did not enjoy school III. What jobs have I had in life? a. Babysitter b. Restaurant Server c. Pre School Teacher d. Child Care Center Director IV. What are my professional...

  17. Becoming a Successful College Student

    Becoming a Successful College Student “Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome.”  Booker T. Washington. Throughout life people are faced with a variety of obstacles. How they choose to overcome these obstacles determines...

  18. My First Day Back

    My first mode at Medix was very eventful and memorial for me. Ms Winsome was my teacher and still is. I remembered some of the old students that I met last mode and their advices to us that are just coming in, I remember them telling us to do our assignments as soon as we get them, and that we should...

  19. My College Experience in University of La Salette

    BULANADI BSBA 3A MM MY COLLEGE EXPERIENCE IN UNIVERSITY OF LA SALETTE A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from a private university, La Sallete revels in my undergraduate days and shares the ups and downs of transitioning from secondary school to college. Along the way in second...

  20. Colleges Challenges

    choose the place he or she will live in for at least five years. It goes without saying that it is not an easy decision to make. As a college student for the first year, you know that there will be challenges ahead. This is a year of transition for everyone. The challenges facing you as a student...

  21. College

    though going away for college right after high school is such a great opportunity, I personally feel that staying close to home for two years is much better than going away right after high school. By staying close to home, you will be more comfortable and get used to being in college. Also, staying close...

  22. Personal Essay about My Dad

    Three times a week after school I go visit my dad. When I enter the hospital room where he has lain in a coma since his accident, my eyes often wander to the lone golf ball my mom placed at his bedside. Just six months ago, my father was driving a golf cart across the street that bisects the local golf...

  23. Appropriate Characteristics in the Us College

    one of the most important things in the challenge characteristic that international students should know of when they are planning to attend a U.S college. Independence which is known as a good and necessary personality in American life impregnate in their thinking. Not only adults but also the children...

  24. College Importance

    January 25, 2009 College is much more than simply a higher education than required; it is a way to secure a job in ones chosen field. In the present day, attending college is practically expected of high school seniors. A college degree significantly increases ones chance of “doing well” in their...

  25. My Biggest Inspiration

    Kaari Hobson Mrs. Wilson Senior Composition 10-4-08 College essay Question: Who is the person tat has influenced you most in your life? When I first met Dorothy, I was fifteen. She was seventeen. I have this clear memory of her running into the building screaming “ I’m gunna be a princess...

  26. my first job

    My First Job and First Salary I had the best feeling of my life when i got my first job and that i put as my most happiest and memorable moment of my life. I do still remember the date and time. For a middle class family girl getting a job is a big thing in life. After i got my offer letter from the...

  27. Overview of Online College Classes

    Last week I was in Wal-Mart and I ran into my battle buddy from basic training. I have not seen Jones in eleven years. We starting talking and catching up on out careers in the military. I told him that I started taking some classes at Axia College. He looked at me like I was crazy and said how...

  28. My Inspiration for Life

    101 P. Green February 11, 2010 My Inspiration for Life My whole life I’ve heard the saying “Every gray cloud has a silver lining,” until the birth of my daughter I never truly understood its meaning. When I found out I was pregnant as a high school senior I saw my whole world crumble around me, knowing...

  29. My campus life

    In my freshman year,With the admiration to college, I had strived for and adherence to happy home, I came to Anhui University of technology and science. Everything was so nice and new, even though it is not as perfect as I imagine. I could still carry on my discipline habits cultivated in my dependent...

  30. First Week at College.

    As I entered the quad, anxious to begin my college experience, I began to feel very nervous. The thought of actually being in college frightened me. I wasn't sure if I was ready to take on the challenge of pharmacy school. I remembered my high school professor using the cliché, "high school will be the...

  31. Overcoming My Fears of Returning to College as an Adult

    Overcoming My Fears of Returning to College as an Adult Many people in today’s economy are finding it very difficult to survive financially and are frantically seeking ways to overcome that threat of losing everything they have worked so hard their entire lives to achieve. Since the job opportunities...

  32. first day of school

    difficulties. A college can make your life are changing after you walked into the campus at first day in college. I used to think about the class in college which is different from in high school. Those people who are older than me, they have told me that college would be new life for me. That college would show...

  33. Transition to College

    Transition to College Transition to College For most kids, the transition from high school to college can be one of the hardest things to do. They are for once on their own in a place that does not keep you in check but makes you responsible for yourself. It is a whole different lifestyle...

  34. College paper

    Dylan Guyer Mrs. Heimes Adv. Comp December 15, 2012 College Paper There was a time when a college education was absolutely necessary if you wanted to hold a job that made a good amount of money and to be considered to have a “good” job. But is that still the case? It’s hard to say with the tuition...

  35. My First Semester in College

    My First Semester in College High school students just like me preparing for their visit to the campus of their choice anticipating on their transition from a high school education to a college education: leading them to the next phase of their life for success. Like me, probably was one of the...

  36. Going to College at Forty

    Going to College at “40” Nicole Lonon Professor Katrina Zaleski ENG090 Writing Fundamentals February 26, 2012 Going to College at Forty Today is a very special day. It is June 7, 1988. I am nervous as I approach the stage and wait for my name to be called. The announcer calls my name and I...

  37. My First Day In College

    September, 04, 2012 My first day fresh and new to college wasn’t anything like I expected. I woke up differently than any other morning, I felt anxious and sick, and getting ready was extremely hard I kept feeling as if I was forgetting something. I had to adjust right away to walking to the subway...

  38. My Journey Through the Music World

    Angelique Chatman July 4, 2013 English 111 My Journey Through The World of Music As a young girl, I became a cheerleader for my elementary school. Because of this, I got the chance to participate in all of the local festivities. Football games, homecoming parades, Christmas parades, etc. That’s...

  39. College vs Hs

    Students, High school can be an extremely difficult time for every young adult, but moving on to college could be even more complicated. What could be even more complicated is moving onto college. These years are the hardest and will shape the rest of your life. Pressures from peers, parents, coaches...

  40. First Impression

    September 2014 My First Impression in English 101 The first day in my English 101 class has brought me excitement and eagerness that will help me to be successful in the class. Unlike the other English classes I took I find English 101 as entertaining and something to look forward every day. The best part...

  41. beliot college list

    Andy McNulty 10/8/14 College Writing Professor Eaton Essay #2(rough draft) Generations Changing Over the years of going through grade school I have seen different generations change and they way people go about things including myself. One of the things I have seen change that is huge is technology...

  42. the story of my life

    THE STORY OF MY WONDERFUL LIFE By:Paola Valdivia CHAPTER 1: BIRTH AND CHILDHOOD!! Hi! My name is Paola Valdivia, and i'm going to tell you my wonderful story. My mom gave birth to me at 10:00 a.m in the morning. I was born on April 21, 2004, in San Francisco, St. Luke’s hospital. I was only...

  43. A Good College Life Style

    A Good College Life Style Do you still remember how your college life was? Did you gain the freshman fifteen? It is common that college students have tons of homework and participate in many extracurricular activities. A lack of sleep, regular exercise, and balanced diet often occurs. This unhealthy...

  44. My Life - Joseph Del Valle Galauran

    What is this you ask? It’s my project in English a seemingly bleak autobiography at best. I’m Joseph Del Valle Galauran, now that I think about it my name is just so simple it’s not that I hate it, but I could’ve at least have had a second name. So comes the tedious parts; I live at Quezon City, born...

  45. Essay 'My First Day at College or My First Impression of the College'

    My first day at college is an important event of my life. To me it is an unforgettable day. During my school days. I had a glimpse of college life from my elder brothers and sister. I was most curiously awaiting the day when I would start my college life. I thought that the college life would offer...

  46. My Room

    My parents often call me a perfectionist because of how clean my room is, and how I have to take the time to neatly align each of my posters. Unlike most college students where their room is a complete mess, mine is organized from top to bottom. I find it useful to know where everything is located, because...

  47. My Life Story

    MY LIFE STORY My name is T'Erika Lakeishia Rucker, I am a 27 year old mother of one and a new baby on the way. I never thought I would be enrolled in college let alone writing a essy about returning to school.. My goal was to go to college straight from high school but things don't ...

  48. College Essay: high school senior

    to go to a 4 year college is always asked the same question, “What do you want out of college?” That question might be one of the most difficult question’s you’ll have to answer in the whole process. The great thing for me is that I found exactly what I wanted after my first college visit to Stockton...

  49. Strategy For College Success

    My Strategy for College Success Introduction In this essay I will discuss my strategy for college success. I will first start with the reasons why I decided to attend college. I will then move into what hope to get out of going to school, you know, my career goals...

  50. Revisiting My Education

    What inspired my interest in returning to school? One of my ambitions in life was to achieve my four year college degree. After I graduated high school, I concluded that I had desire for education. Unfortunately, at that era in my life I was unable to attend due to financial constraints. For the...

  51. My Country of Origin

    Franca Oshotse Prof. Webb Govt. 2302 Time: 10:00am-12:00pm My Country My country of origin is Nigeria Located at the extreme inner corner of the Gulf of Guinea on the west coast of Africa, Nigeria occupies an area of 923,768 sq. km (356,669 sq mi), extending 1,127 km (700 mi) e-w and 1,046...

  52. The First Day of College

    The first day of college College is the first start of a whole new chapter of every person’s life. As I began college and walked through the doors for the first day I took a deep breath and could feel my future approaching. Beginning college doesn’t mean that you just begin school to be in school, it...

  53. Going Back to School and My Future Looks Brighter

    all over the place. As the sun began to creep through my window shades somehow, seem to capture my attention. Soon I realize what was missing from my life, adventure, creativity, and fun. Going throughout the day wondering what purpose is there for my life. What goals have I not chosen to gain some type...

  54. Living by My Own

    As I start to set my path to my future, all types of fear, excitement, and confusion come to my attention. I remember sitting in front of the television bored & tired with no sense of what I am going to do or trying to be in life. Now that I am in college, my future seems right around the...

  55. College Tour Experience

    COLLEGE TOUR EXPERIENCE One of my main goals in life is to be successful. Becoming successful is a lot of hard work. There are a total of twelve grades needed to be completed in this lifetime, just to be able to gain acknowledgement and education of what will occur in life. Well I’ve made it to my...

  56. Transition Highschool to College

    Transition from High school to College Education is a general form of learning and gaining knowledge from different people and places. In United States high school and college are the main educational grounds that help people to achieve their goal and enhance their knowledge. From my personal experience, transition...

  57. Why is college Important

    These days, a college degree is not something that you should choose to have; it is something that should be essential to your success. Some people find it hard to determine the value of a college education. Obtaining a college degree can provide a higher salary, more opportunities and self fulfillment...

  58. My Life's Motivation

    aside them days that me want to go out with friends instead of doing home work. Desire makes the mood to know that no matter what is going on in my life I can still apply myself. Intelligence is a key to my success because I think of it like school. As I continued to move up in school my knowledge advanced...

  59. college ife

    community college change your life? I often ask myself why. Why did I decide to go to college? Well first off I want...

  60. How to Succedd in College

    Giving honor to God for being a lighthouse through uncharted territory for the last five years of my life, and with your guiding hand I was able to tackle any obstacle that may have instilled fear in my heart. I would like to say thank You Bishop Brown, Lady C, and William’s Temple official’s specifically...