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The Naked Roommate: For Parents Only

Calling, Not Calling, Roommates, Relationships, Friends, Finances, and Everything Else That Really Matters when Your Child Goes to College (Student Parenting Book)

Published: May 2012
SKU: 9781402267567

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Naked Roommate: For Parents Only 

If your child is starting life in college, there's a surprise around every corner... 

But that doesn't mean you can't be prepared! The Naked Roommate: For Parents Only is a witty and wise guide to everything you need to know about the college experience. Harlan Cohen, America's most trusted college life expert, delivers the best advice, facts, stats, tips, and stories from parents, students, and experts across the country to ensure that you and your child will have an incredible and meaningful college experience. 

The Summer Before 

What, when, and how to prepare  

The emotional roller coaster 

Calling, Texting, and Facebooking 

New ways to keep in touch  

How much is too much 

To A or Not to B 

Professors, grades, and actually going to class  

When to step in (and when not to) 

Paying the Bills  

Financial aid tricks and tips  

Budgets, books, and the best campus jobs 

The First Few Months 

Move-in, roommates, and homesickness  

What not to do when you're missing them 

Keeping Them Safe 

Drinking, partying, and other things your kid might not be doing  

Knowing your campus support resources  

Get this freshman survival guide for yourself when you pick up these other helpful college guides:  

The Naked Roommate by Harlan Cohen  

The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2021 by Ted Fiske  

The Fiske Guide To Getting In To The Right College by Ted Fiske  

 College Essay Essentials by Ethan Sawyer (The College Essay Guy)  

College Admission Essentials by Ethan Sawyer (The College Essay Guy) 

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  • Case Count: 28
"This book has helped me cope with the most important issue first generation (sending your first child to college) college parents must learn - when to butt in and when to butt out. For this alone I must thank you, Harlan Cohen. " — Good Reads with Ronna
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