New Students: Learning the Elmira Way

August 22 2016
Category: Campus Life

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Orientation and the first day of classes are right around the corner. For new students moving to campus, they might notice some lingo or things that are unique not only to Elmira College, but also to college life in general.

The Residence Life team is here to explain these words and phrases, and also give you the lowdown on everything Elmira College. Here is our list of terms, tips and tricks to make your first week as a new student at EC a little bit easier:



Learn the lingo and follow these simple tips and suggestions to go from new student to pro student in no time flat. However, don’t be afraid to ask questions. Fellow classmates, upperclassmen and the Residence Life team are always happy to help.