Are you a new college student? There are lots of things to prepare for, but one of the most important factors to consider is housing. You will want to have your housing situation squared away so that you can focus on your studies. There are three options: living on campus, living off campus in an apartment or living at home and commuting. A great way to help you decide is to compare costs of each. Here is a great article discussing the pros and cons of Living On Campus or Living Off Campus.