Congratulations! You have survived the wild jungle we call high school and you’re now entering the scary rainforest called college. Just kidding, college is great — no seriously, it’s awesome. But before you jump right into this next chapter, we want to help you prepare for a successful academic and social career at UNF through … More Benefits of Attending Orientation
UNF now offers a way for you to schedule your classes smarter and faster! Osprey Course Scheduler, a new registration system accessible through MyWings, allows you to see multiple class schedule options and choose the one that best fits your needs. And it does it all in about 10 minutes – how’s that for convenient?
I know it is hard to imagine your professor as more than just someone who assigns papers and gives stressful mid-terms, but taking the time to get to know your professor is more valuable than you may realize. Students may be intimidated or nervous to talk to their professor, but it doesn’t have to be … More Friend Your Professor (but not on Facebook)
Common College Application Mistakes to Avoid Applying to colleges can be a very stressful process. You have to remember what each school requires and their deadlines. Sometimes, even the smallest mistakes can have big consequences. Below are the most common mistakes we see students make while they are navigating the college application process. Application Mistake … More Common Application Mistakes to Avoid
Attending college fairs can be very overwhelming. With the upcoming Jacksonville NACAC National College Fair, and others like it across the state and country, we wanted to share some advice to help make your college fair experience as productive as possible. Below are a few tips to help you out:
Here are a few tips when writing college essays: Don’t plagiarize. Did you know there is computer software that can identify plagiarized work? Think about citing any sources or quotations. Think Differently. (Thank you Apple!) Even though there are only a few prompts, we like to read essays with a variety of ideas. So please, … More Tips for Scholarship Essays