I did the “extended tour” of college. From about 1991-2002. I did get 4 degrees, so at least I have an excuse. 🙂 I’ve also been an adjunct professor, so I’ve also been at the other side of the classroom.
1) The Freshman Fifteen does exist. So does the Freshman Twenty. Watch how many starches and processed foods you are eating.
2) Pizza – the ubiquitous college snack. See #1.
3) If it’s either take out a loan or quit school, take out a loan.