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dorm-like atmosphere, financial aid will apply, usually have a common area where it is easy to make friends, common laundry facility RESIDENCE HALL
sometimes cheaper is you have a roommate than dorms, possibly not covered under financial aid, no campus security, more space apartments
use your key to lock your door always, sometimes will have RA CAMPUS SAFETY
help with safety on campus resident assistant
selection occurs in various ways roommates
how well you and your roommate get along roommate interaction
discuss sharing food, clothing, items that are off limits, time you go to bed, times you get up roommate meeting
has training in conflict management RA
some get quiet, some angry and yell, some avoid conflict-style
techniques to overcome this include talking it out, getting involved, physical exercise, joining interest groups, join a church/church group homesickness

College Knowledge Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What college students must pay to attend class tuition
People who have graduated from college are now that college's ________ alumni
Highest degree you can receive in graduate school phd
Traditionally a four-year degree Bachelors
General financial aid application FAFSA
College student's focus of study major
Reward for completion of a college program Degree
On campus student living buildings dorms
Academic record transcript
A place on campus to buy textbooks Bookstore
Students on Honor Rolls receive good _______ grades
The last exam you take in a course final
A course you must take before being able to take a different course prerequisite
Hands on science classes Labs
Campus staff who can assist you in choosing your coursework and major (2words) advisor
A person/thing that represents a college especially at sporting events mascot
Money for college you don't have to pay back Scholarship
Money borrowed for college you must repay loans
First -year college student freshman
A class you can take that is not required by your major or minor elective
Groups you belong to outside of class, such as sporting teams, clubs and organizations. extracurricular
A temporary job, usually in the field of your major Internship

College and Roommates Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Stay on campus Committing is cheaper You don't leave family and friends Campus Forced to make new friends Include more events Teaches you to be independent Campus Life
Campus living Arrangement Residence hall- dorm like a common area to meet people, common laundry facility, possible common cooking facility Residence hall
Campus life count Apartments- sometimes cheaper with roommate/s, possibly not covered financial aid You have campus security and liabilities You may have to worry about utilities off campus On Campus
Campus safety- always lock your dorm using your key. RAs help solves some safety issues, alcohol can decrease your personal safety. Safety
Homesickness is common Talk it out with fam or friends, get involved with various activities, physical exercise, join interest groups, join a local church or church group, consult Ra on-campus therapist if you become so depressed you skip meals cannot sleep stop going to class, report to your RA. A new relationship with parents-balance between new independence and knowing and getting your parents involved with your college career. Homesickness
Books- all classes require books or book. You can usually access what books you need one month before school starts. Books are extremely expensive at the school book store. Go to Amazon and buy the book or rent the book. Books
Using methods besides the school bookstore is a good idea. Methods
Roommate selection varies You choose your own roommate from a friend from home or someone you meet at a campus event before college Sometimes they are a good friend but a bad roommate, you guys might be incompatible Some colleges have online matching systems to find a roommate A most common way for colleges to assign roommates from students questionnaires about personal preferences. Roommate
Roommate interaction How well you get along with roommate takes work Understand that you will have a conflict Learn to handle the conflict Email or call your new roommate, find out these answers Why did you choose this college What are your interests What do you like to do for fun How would you like to decorate the room What appliances do have to share Are you in a relationship What are you looking forward to about college Who are your family members Interaction
Sometimes you need t to have a meeting to agree on various issues Sharing food Sharing clothing Sharing CDs, DVDs, computer etc Items that are off limits Times you go to bed Times you get up Tv before bed or silence. Boundaries
Managing conflicts with roommates Conflicts are normal The best approach is to sit down privately and talk to roommate Do not gossip about roommate first to other friends- this will cause problems and you have to live with this person for a year. If this doesn't work consult your Resident Assistant, who is training in conflict management Know and understand that about yourself and your roommate. We all have different conflict styles. Conflicts

AVID crossword search

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Crossword
Description

You need to have at least a 2.5 of this in every class GPA
You declare this your first year of college major
You can do this on campus if you live too far away dorm
A group of people sharing a common interest fraternity
Something you can join in college club
Someone you go to in college when you need advice advisor
Someone in charge of a college President
Someone in charge of a college department Dean
The name of a four-year degree bachelors
a type of college graduating honors cumlaude
One of the most important goals in college grades
A type of class you take in high school for college credit advanceplacement
The average time in years to complete an undergraduate degree four
A way to get to school commute

College Success Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A requirement which must be met before a certain course can be taken. Prerequisite
An outline plan for a particular course. syllabus
A scholarship granted by the Navajo Nation based on G.P.A and ACT scores. Chief Manuelito
Your official record of course work in high school or college. transcript
Anything related to the way you are paying for college. Financial Aid
Grade Point Average, a student's overall academic performance. GPA
An area of concentration in a particular field of studying. major
A half year term in a school or college, generally 15-18 weeks. semester
The placement of a high school student in a course that offers college credit if completed successfully. Advanced Placement
It usually takes 4-5 years to obtain this particular undergrad degree. Bachelors Degree
Sometimes, immediately after obtaining a Bachelor's Degree, some students like to pursue their..... Masters Degree
To cancel registration in a course after enrolling into it. drop
College-level courses that give credit toward your high school requirements; and at the same time, you also earn college credit. dual credit
a supervised short-term apprenticeship for experience. Internship
A student's standing based on academics compared to their peers. Class rank
One of the most common college entrance exams. ACT
A requirement for all studnets seeking federal financial aid - pell grant. FAFSA
Federally funded program.....campus job. Workstudy
Money given to you for your studies Scholarship
Money that is paid back to a student who met their financial responsibility to a school. Refund

Financial Aid Cross Word Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

If a student fails to repay a student loan on time, the student is in ____________. Default
The acronym for the amount of money a student and his/her family are expected to pay toward college expenses as determined by the FAFSA, also known as the Expected Family Contribution. EFC
One of the standardized tests that students generally take junior year of high school that is used by colleges to evaluate an applicant’s academic skills and abilities. ACT
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education does NOT pay the interest while you are in college. Unsubsidized
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education pays the interest while you are in college. Subsidized
The name of Federal low-interest loans for eligible students to help cover the cost of college or career school (HINT: it starts with the letter "s"). Stafford
Federal loans that parents of undergraduate students can sometimes use to help pay for their child's college or career school. PLUS
Your primary area of study chosen for college. Major
The name of the campus office that makes the decision about your acceptance to their school. Admissions
An area of interest studied at the same time as a major; however, fewer courses are required. Minor
Federal grant program providing need-based grants to low-income students. PELL
Type of college degree given if you complete four years of full-time study. Bachelor
Type of college degree earned if you complete two years of full-time study. Associate
The acronym for the application that you will fill out your senior year to apply for financial aid. FAFSA
The person at a college who helps students decide what classes to take, what major to pursue, and that makes sure student have fulfilled all graduation requirements. Advisor
The acronym for the report that a student receives after their FAFSA is processed. It is the report that is sent to your college, also known as a Student Aid Report. SAR
The legal document a student loan borrower must sign when he/she receives a loan. This document lists the terms for repayment of the loan, including interest. Promissory Note
This type of college or university is NOT run by the state and is generally smaller and more expensive. Private
The office at a college that is in charge of your financial aid, bills, and payments (HINT: It starts with the letter “b”). Bursar
The total cost to attend college before financial aid, including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other living expenses (Hint: Acronym is “COA”). Cost of Attendance
A program that allows students to take a part-time campus job as part of their financial aid package. Work Study
Colleges/universities that are ran and regulated by the state or federal government. Public
The general term for money you borrow from the government, a bank or another source that need to be paid back, usually over an agreed period of time. Loan
Generally, a student that is taking more than 12 credit hours of classes is considered to be a _______ student versus part time student. Fulltime
The period of time following graduation when a student is NOT expected to start paying his/her loans back yet is known as a “______ period.” Grace
What we wish grew on trees!! Money
A kind of "gift aid" — financial aid that doesn’t have to be paid back and that is usually awarded based on financial need. Grant
The name of the official document that your high school guidance counselor will send to your colleges that lists the classes that you have taken and your grades. Transcript

College and Careers Crossword

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Crossword
Description

cheaper and you don't leave family or friends Commuting
you are forced to make new friends, you are included in more events, and you need to be more independent campus
a dorm like atmosphere, financial aid will apply, usually has a common area where it is easier to make friends, common laundry facility, possible common cooking facility. residence halls
sometimes cheaper if you have a roommate than dorms, possibly not covered under financial aid, no campus security is off campus, more space, washer and dryer facilities may be better or you have to supply one, you may have to deal with more costs such as utilities, cable, internet, etc. apartments
use your key to lock your room always, on campus housing will have an RA (resident assistant), alcohol use can decrease your personal safety. campus safety
Talk it out with other trusted students/friends Get involved with various campus activities Physical exercise Join interest groups Join interest groups Join a local church or church group Consult RA or campus therapist if you become so depressed you skip meals, can’t sleep, stop going to class Report to your RA if your roommate or friend exhibit these signs. New relationships with parents-balance between new independance and knowing and getting your parents involved somewhat with your college career. overcoming homesickness
all classes usually require a book or many books. You may access the book list usually a month before school starts. Books are extremely expensive at the school bookstore. books
You choose your own roommate from a friend from home or someone you met at a campus event before college (caution with this way- sometimes friends are good friends but you are incompatible with living with them- different lifestyles, different personal preferences, etc.) Some colleges allow students to pick roommates from an online profile that helps you choose matches. Most common way is for colleges to assign roommates from student’s questionnaires about personal preferences. roommateselection
How well you get along with roommates takes work Understand that you will have conflict The most important thing to learn is how to handle the conflict Make an initial contact with your roommate when you find out who it is. The best way to do this is by email or phone call. Find out the answers to the following questions: Why did you choose this college? What are your interests? What do you like to do for fun? How would you like to decorate the room? What appliances do have to share? Are you in a relationship? What are you most looking forward to in college? Who are your family members? roommate interaction
Sometime during your first few days of college you and your roommate need to have a “meeting” to agree on various issues: Sharing food Sharing clothing Sharing CD’s, DVDs, computer, etc. Item that are off limits Times you go to bed Times you get up TV before bed versus total quiet before bed etc. roommateproblems
Conflicts are normal Best approach is to sit down privately and talk to roommate Do NOT gossip about roommate first to other friends- this will cause problems and you have to live with this person for a year. If this method does not work, consult your Resident Assistant- RA- who has training in conflict management. UNderstanding we all have a different conflict style- some of us get really quiet, some of us get angry and yell, some are avoiders. Know and understand that about yourself and your roommate. Managing Conflicts with Roommates

College Knowledge Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Anything related to the way you are paying for college (2 words) FINANCIALAID
One of the most common college entrance exams ACT
General financial aid application FAFSA
A temporary job, usually in the field of your major INTERNSHIP
A class you can take that is not required by your major ELECTIVE
On campus student living buildings DORMS
It usually takes 4-5 years to obtain this type of undergraduate degree BACHELORSDEGREE
Federally funded program....on campus job WORKSTUDY
An outline and schedule for a particular class SYLLABUS
The last exam you take in a class FINAL
Hands on science classes LABS
Typically what you earn at a community college after completing 2 years of study Associatesdegree
Sometimes, immediately after obtaining a Bachelor's Degree, student like to pursue their........ MASTERSDEGREE
Your official record of course work in high school or college TRANSCRIPT

College Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This college degree typically takes 4-6 years to complete. Bachelorsdegree
One way to pay for college is by using _________. financialaid
This degree is often awarded at community colleges and takes on average 2 years to complete. Associatedegree
A __________ is a degree offered at a university after you have obtained a bachelor’s degree. Graduatedegree
Which college entrance exam is run by College Board and has a score range of 400-1600? SAT
What type of financial aid must be paid back and often with interest? Loans
The FREE application for financial aid required by most institioons of higher education in order to determine financial need for grants, loangs, and institutional scholarships. FAFSA
A _______ is free money that does not have to be paid back after graduation. grant
______ allows you to work part-time on or close to campus in order to financially assist you while you are taking classes. workstudy
A field of study at a college is a _______________. major

College and Careers - Roommates Crossword

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Crossword
Description

communting is ______. cheaper
campus life teaches you ______. independence
a dorm like atmosphere, financial aid, common area for meeting people. residencehalls
cheaper with roommate, no financial aid, more cost, and better washing facilities apartments
locking your door, RA present, no alcohol. campussafety
books are pretty cheap...true/false? false
a book site for cheap books amazon
you can get a roommate from a compatability ______. questionaires
some students pick their roommate from an _____ _____. onlineprofile
getting along with your roommate takes understanding and handling _____. conflict
you should ______ and meet your roommate before you move. contact
you need to agree on what you and your roommate can _____. share
___ with your roommate before to discuss your intentions. meet
discuss ___ on sharing food, clothes, appliances, bed times, wake up times, etc. rules
the best way to fix conflict is to sit down and _____. talk
we all have different conflict __--some of us get really quiet, angry, or avoiders. styles
consult your _____ if the conflict with your roommate continues to a big level. RA
do NOT _____ aout your roommate---you have to live with them for a while and it will cause other conflicts. gossip
conflicts are _____. normal
it is often for students to have ______ when at college and missing their family. homesickness

Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap