Category: Thriving in College

Clarkson University is dedicated to ensuring students thrive in college by offering a comprehensive range of support services and programs. Academically, students benefit from resources like tutoring centers, academic advising, and peer mentoring programs, providing essential guidance for success in coursework. The Learning Center further enhances academic achievement through workshops and study skills seminars.

To foster personal development and well-being, Clarkson provides initiatives such as the Student Health and Counseling Center, offering medical and mental health services, and wellness programs promoting healthy lifestyles and stress management techniques. Peer-led programs, including the Peer Educators initiative, empower students to educate their peers on topics like substance abuse prevention and sexual health.

Student-led organizations play a crucial role in campus life, offering opportunities for students to engage in community-building activities and personal growth initiatives. Programs like the Peer Support Network facilitate connections among students, providing a platform for sharing experiences and accessing resources. The Wellness Advocacy Group organizes events and activities aimed at promoting wellness and resilience within the student community.

Furthermore, Clarkson’s Career Center offers comprehensive resources for career development, including resume workshops, job fairs, and networking events, preparing students for success beyond graduation.

Through these support services and programs, Clarkson University prioritizes the holistic development of its students, ensuring they not only excel academically but also thrive personally and professionally throughout their college experience.

Academics + Admission, Campus + Student Life, Clubs + Activities, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Honors Program, Scholarships + Aid, Student Success, Undergraduate Programs

International Student POV: Shreejit from Kathmandu, Nepal

Hello everyone, I’m Shreejit Poudyal, a passionate international student pursuing a B.Sc. in Data Science at Clarkson University with a minor in Computer Science. Throughout my journey here at Clarkson, I’ve not only been able to deepen my academic pursuits but also actively engaged in campus life, seeking opportunities to enrich my experience – whether …

Clubs + Activities, Living on Campus, Student Success, Thriving in College, Undergraduate Programs, Wellness and Mental Health

An Introvert’s Guide to Going to College 

Embarking on a journey to college can be one of the most daunting tasks for an introvert, especially after listening to several experiences from films, books, friends, or family members. The transition into college can be the most overwhelming experience when you have no recollection of how or where to start. If you are someone …