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  3. Student Services
  4. Ministries
  5. Chapel
  6. Living on Campus / Dining
  7. Living in Southwest Ohio
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What is it Like Transitioning from Public School to Cedarville?

November 11, 2021 by

Each Getting Started Weekend, students arrive at Cedarville with a variety of schooling backgrounds. Many were homeschooled or attended private school or some combination of the two. Others, like me, attended a public school and experienced a significant transition as they began freshman year. There were many changes that I anticipated in my transition, and many that I was not prepared for. Here are 5 things to be aware of as you shift from public school to Cedarville.

Where Are the Best Outdoor Spots Around Cedarville? 

November 4, 2021 by

Here in the cornfields of Cedarville, Ohio, what could we possibly offer in the form of entertainment? If you’ve thought this, this blog post may surprise you, but speaking from experience, there are way more outdoor activities and hiking spots than you may think

Should I Switch My Major?

October 25, 2021 by

This post goes out to all those who are unsure about their majors, are currently  undeclared, or feel stuck within the major they have picked because they don’t want to end up behind on their four-year plan. 

Do Mornings Really Matter?

October 18, 2021 by

Getting enough sleep is a struggle in and of itself for the average college student. But there’s a big difference between sleeping enough and being truly rested. I have a proposition for you: why not rest through your alarms rather than simply sleeping through them? 

What About the Parents?

October 11, 2021 by

Hey, Cedarville Parents, this blog post is specifically for you! I thought I would share some important information/resources to all of you that will be helpful in answering some of the questions you may have or just get you farther plugged in to what’s going on in the 'Ville (as us cool kids would say)!

How Do I Take Chapel Notes?

October 7, 2021 by

Chapel truly is the heartbeat of Cedarville’s campus. It is a great opportunity to worship with other students and hear the Word of God preached daily. At Cedarville, we hear so many incredible sermons from faculty and guests. It’s an incredible blessing, but it can also feel overwhelming. Taking notes helps me to get the most out of the time the Lord has given me to hear his Word preached.

How Do I Pass My Exams?

October 4, 2021 by

Sometimes exams can make you feel like you got hit by a truck, but it doesn’t have to be that way! Here are some pointers that will hopefully help you stress less and study better.

How Can I Build Community in a Hall Style Dorm?

September 30, 2021 by

Whether you are a freshman who did not choose to live in Printy or Lawlor, or you are an upperclassman moving to a hall style dorm for the first time, you may wonder how you will get to know the people in your hall. How can you build community with your hallmates? Here are 5 fun tips for building community in a hall-style dorm!