Going to college is a crazy experience. While it can be incredibly fun, it's often stressful to the max. Learning how to live away from your family, maintain good grades, make some money, AND have fun is not something everyone can balance.
It's hard to even do two of those things, let alone all of them at the same time. I think I cried more in college than I did as a child. Seriously, college is hard as hell.
I may have made some mistakes along the way, but eventually I got through it. There's so much I wish I'd known, including these lifehacks that would have made my time so much easier.