Many colleges have already started classes. Others won't receive students until after Labor Day, which arrives early this year. If you're a college-bound freshman-to-be who has yet to depart for your halls of ivy, you may be wondering what all to take and, perhaps more importantly, what not to take.
Well, in the spirit of saving you the expense of hiring an 18-wheeler moving van, allow me to advise you about the art of packing for college. Take notes! (Incidentally, if you're a high school senior who will apply to college this fall, or the parent of one, you should take notes too. You'll be surprised how fast late August gets here next year.)