For many, college is an exciting time defined by an active social life. However, for some, the idea of making new friends in a new environment can be daunting. How will this new crop of students find a way to not only survive, but thrive in college during COVID-19? Here are 5 ways college students can find their own virtual community this school year.
College students struggle with mental health for a variety of reasons including lack of stress management and time management skills, barriers to support and lack of resources, and identity concerns in a new environment. This can increase or bring to light mental health issues such as stress, anxiety and depression.