How to Resist Peer Pressure in College ...


The way movies and TV make it seem, college is just one big party. While Hollywood definitely exaggerates things, people do seem to misplace their moral compass as soon as they start college. It’s important not to judge people for the decisions they make, but you also shouldn’t feel pressured to abandon your morals, too. Here are some tips on how to resist peer pressure in college.

1. Talk to Your Parents

Before starting college, try talking to your parents. They will have loads of advice for you! Don’t feel uncomfortable, after all you haven’t done anything wrong yet. They were young once too and lived to tell the tale, so they know how to deal with peer pressure better than anyone else. Plus, knowing what your parents expect of you can keep you motivated throughout the year to live up to their expectations.

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