The Happiest Kid on Campus

The Happiest Kid on Campus

A Parent's Guide to the Very Best College Experience (for You and your Child)

Book - 2010
Average Rating:
Rate this:

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

But that doesn't mean you can't be prepared! The Happiest Kid on Campus 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

Paying the Bills
* Financial aid tricks and tips
*Budgets, books, and the best campus jobs

Calling, Texting, and Facebooking
* New ways to keep in touch
* How much is too much

The First Few Months
*Move-in, roommates, and homesickness
* What not to do when you're missing them

To A or Not to B
* Professors, grades, and actually going to class
* When to step in (and when not to)

Keeping Them Safe
* Drinking, partying, and other things your kid might not be doing
* Knowing your campus support resources

Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2010.
ISBN: 9781402239427
Branch Call Number: 378.198 COH
Characteristics: xxi, 618 p. ; 18 cm.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings


Find it at MCPL

To Top