Living on Campus

Learn how ASU’s Residential Colleges enable Sun Devils to connect with peers in the same major, explore extracurricular activities, and have easy access to academic success resources.

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How to send a care package — and things ASU students like to receive

In this conversation featuring an upper-division Sun Devil and an ASU Residential Life staff member, get insights on how to send a care package to your Sun Devil. You’ll also learn some tips on the types of items that make a care package special for students.

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Transitions: The first year on campus at ASU

When students begin their first year on campus at ASU, they are adjusting to college life and often living away from home for the first time. ASU's Director of Residential Life and a Sun Devil dad discuss the challenges that often come in the first year, and the many resources the university provides to help students make a successful transition.

 

Perfect match: The ASU Mobile App and your Sun Devil

Explore the many uses for the ASU Mobile App for Sun Devils, ranging from downloading free tickets for home athletic events to connecting with study buddies in class to checking intercampus shuttle schedules.

 

Helping Your Student Persevere through Homesickness

When students move away from home for the first time and start college, they may experience occasional homesickness. As a parent, how do you recognize the signs and help your Sun Devil through this? ASU's Dr. Aaron Krasnow explores this important college parenting topic.

 

How to send a care package — and things ASU students like to receive

In this conversation featuring an upper-division Sun Devil and an ASU Residential Life staff member, get insights on how to send a care package to your Sun Devil. You’ll also learn some tips on the types of items that make a care package special for students.

 

Tips on What to bring to your student's room

Join an ASU panel including a University Housing staff member and the parent of a current Sun Devil as they offer tips on what your student can bring to campus housing — and advice on what not to bring.

 

Preparing your student for eating healthy on campus

Students often underestimate the amount of fuel their body needs to get through a typical day at college. Learn about ways your student can eat healthy on campus and get tips on more nutritious snacks perfect for study time.