Living together in a roommate situation is an important part of your college experience. It takes commitment, involvement and work to benefit from school. These same qualities are needed if you want a good, productive relationship with roommate(s).
COMMUNICATION: It is important to talk honestly and openly with your roommate. In so doing, roommates can quickly come to an understanding of each other's needs regarding life styles and living situations. Mutual agreement at the beginning can avoid many problems in the future. Here are some suggestions of things you and your roommates should consider, discuss and decide together.