Many students going off to college have a set of specific expectations about how life in the dorm will be.
Common myths about college dorms debunked
Myth 1. Your roommate needs to be your best friend
You don’t need to be best friends with your roommate to make it work. You can still have a great relationship with your roommate, even if the two of you are not close. Some of my friends were not close with their roommates at all. In fact, they would rarely talk to each other.
But, it actually worked out quite well because they typically always had a quiet space to study without a lot of distractions from their roommate always asking them to go out. But while you don’t need to be friends, mutual respect and consideration is key!
Myth 2. You can get away with partying in your dorm room
This is 100 percent false and is actually a…