8 big mistakes college students should avoid

High school or college ethnic African-American female student sitting by the desk with lot of books in class or library and doing homework
College is when many young people first get a taste of independence. Unfortunately, this newfound freedom can lead to basic mistakes that can easily be avoided that may impact life well beyond graduation.
How can college students avoid the pitfalls plaguing fellow scholars?
Here are strategies for dodging common mistakes made by college students:

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