Are you moving to a new campus or college? It is nothing new that you will have problems fitting in. But it is very important that you settle in because otherwise you are going to find it very difficult to settle and continue with your studies comfortably.
So, here are some tips to help you out with settling in!
- Know your surrounding
The first thing you need to do is to survey your complete surrounding to identify the kind of people you are dealing with. Familiarizing yourself with your surroundings is very helpful in helping you fit in. Once you are familiar with the surroundings, you may automatically be able to fit in with the others. You should know the location of the different classes and all the other commonly used faculties in the campus or college. This will help you move around without feeling awkward.
- Get to know people
Once you know your place, it is only a matter of getting to know the people in it. When it comes to colleges, the biggest difficulty faced by students is shyness they feel to initiate a conversation. Which is why it is very important that if you want to fit in comfortably, be one who initiates a conversation. Talk to the others and try to get to know people. There will not be an advertising campaign Singapore undertaken to help the students get to know each other. However, there will be an orientation program which will help you to get to know the other new comers into the college. This is one of the best ways to get to know others.
- Be helpful and bubbly
No one likes to associate with a lone wolf or someone who almost always seems to be moody. So if you want others to like you, you should have something to offer in terms of personality. Be a helpful person, this will definitely get you a lot of friends. But also know your limits. You don’t have to go overboard to help anyone. Unless it is lifesaving or something! If you are studying graphic design then you can help out friends who are unable to complete an assignment or project with elegant design. Be bubbly and friendly at all times possible. This will definitely make you someone others will want to associate with!
Be an achiever. Others are more likely to want to associate with you, when they know you are successful in your studies. Achieve good results, get involved in social groups and win sporting and other competitions. Always make sure to get involved with as many social interaction groups as possible. This will not only be an achievement to add on to your resume but will also help you fit in to your new college or campus!