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    11 Things I Wish I Knew As A Penn State Freshman

    Entering your freshmen year of college can be overwhelming. From classes, to dorms, to making new friends - there's a lot of different things to think about. But Smeal Student Mentors are here to help give you advice so you don't make the same mistakes we did!

    1. Get to know the people on your floor and in your building

    2. Be sure to bring snow boots, rain boots, and an umbrella

    3. Meal points are accepted everywhere on campus

    4. Download the PSU Fitness app

    5. Stay on top of your schoolwork

    6. Map out all of your classes

    7. Wait until Syllabus Week to purchase your textbooks

    8. Attend the involvement fair

    9. Get familiar with Angel/Canvas and LionPath

    10. Utilize Penn State Learning

    11. Talk to your Smeal Student Mentor!