Fun, friends, food and obvious education in an international campus—that is the proper mix you can expect while being in one of the institutes and friends will be one of the most important components during the coming days in your life. Friends in the campus are going to be your family and you just need to be selective and bit careful while choosing ones as there will be choices of many.
College life gives you everything-from an education which makes you earn your livelihood and becomes the ladder of your success of your life to the memorable moments which you spend with your friends. College life is arguably the best part of one’s life. You get to dwell in a new atmosphere, new campus, new people and new places, everything waiting to be explored and felt by you. And this is the stage when lifelong friendships are cemented and nurtured.
Friendship is the sweet nectar of life. Without friends, life would be extremely dull. You always need a buddy with whom you can share everything, from joys to sorrows, from excitements that make you high to the disappointments which you face. College days are that stage of your life where you find likeminded people whom you can trust, individuals whom you choose as friends because your frequencies match and you share the same set of values. Hence, these friendships are such kind of relationships which last for a lifetime.
High school education is completed and the hardest phase of college admissions is over now. So you are preparing for the first day in your new college or university. Be alert while making friends because in this fast and selfish world, it would be pretty hard to find a true friendship. In college campus, you can find a fusion of cultures, ideas, peoples etc. It is a new world where you are going to live the life to its fullest. How to make friends in the new campus?
Here are some tips.
1. Interact with others : Friendships start from a single “hi” or “hello”. Most of the freshmen in college will be friendless. That means they will be just like you trying to make friendships. So don’t hesitate to speak with others.
2. Clubs and organizations : Colleges are just like a melting pot where people with different culture unites. Join the clubs and be a part of social gatherings where you can meet so many people. Finding people with similar interests will deepen the strength of relationships. If you are good in any sports activities, then participate in it because that will give much time to spend time with other members.
3. Travel around : Find time to visit the whole campus and nearby places where you can meet several people. Go for local shows, cultural events and other places which will help you in getting a clear picture of the place.
4. Volunteer services : If you are interested to work for any social causes, then you can be the part of volunteer services. It will give you the chance to meet new people in campus and outside the campus.
If you are living in the college dorms, then you are in the midst of new friends. It is a junction where relationships grow beyond racial, cultural and geographical borders. A campus with diverse people will enhance your cross cultural acceptance and break down all social barriers. So are thinking that you can’t find friendship if you living outside the campus? No. Friendship is all around you. If you really want a social life, no matter where you stay, you can surely make some great friendships.
Friendship is something that would be built on great deal of understanding, trust, care and love. It is said that nothing good may last forever. Friendship is that sweet essence that fills our life with some lovable moments. So once you have found some good friendships, keep hanging out together and stay in touch forever. But don’t forget to attain the goal of your life.