Student blog

Why Boone weather is something to be excited about

When I tell people I am a student at Appalachian State, one of the first things they usually say is, “How can you stand the cold weather?” Appalac...

My freshman roommate experience

Coming to college was scary for multiple reasons: a new town, new friends and a roommate. Coming to college not knowing anyone was scary enough, but i...

Study abroad opportunities

As many of you may know, Appalachian State offers a wide variety of opportunities to study abroad. Everyone should have the option to broaden their ho...

How I met my roommate

So, you have received your acceptance letter for Appalachian State, now what? You have begun to think of the countless things you need to accomplish f...

Graduating

Graduation is right around the corner and with that comes a lot of stress for the graduates. Many of us have worked four years or more to get to this ...

5 things I wish I knew before coming to App

Starting college is a big change; coming from a different city and being brand new to everything can be overwhelming! Whether you are an incoming fres...

What is an RA – and what’s it like living in a dorm?

What is an RA – and what’s it like living in a dorm?

Hear it straight from the source – listen to the podcast! "We want to make sure that you are succeeding in your college experience, and you are getting the most out of it.” –Pooja Adial

Sustainability

Sustainability

“When you’ve got the number of faculty that we do living that sustainable life and demonstrating to our students, they realize it’s not just something we’re saying in the classroom – it’s in everything we do here. It’s part of who we are.” Watch the video.