Having a part-time job would be a resourceful experience while being a college student. Most students that go to college will move out of their parents or guardians house, into the dorms at the school. This process will help the students learn more about the “adult life”, that they will learn through their college years. One of the most important reasons, is while learning how to manage school and work, the student will cope to handling different types of situations. Also if the student doesn’t participate in any of the activities at school, such as sororities, fraternities, or clubs, having any kind of job would help with free time.
Even being a full time student could be difficult at first, but in the long run having a part-time job would help the student in different ways. For example, I am a full time student at Shorter University, and I have a job as being a waitress, at Jefferson’s Restaurant. I have lived on my own for two years now, and started back to school this year. I already had a job before I started at Shorter University. So it was harder adjusting to the social life of school than it was for work. I have to work to pay my bills. So having a job in general really helps me in learning responsibility. Sometimes it gets real hard, because instead of having time to study some nights, I have to close at the Jeffersons. But instead of procrastinating on the weekends, I set time apart for my studying I have to do. But once I got into the routine of time management, I felt more mature and responsible than I was before I had a job.
While being a student, most colleges provide activities and clubs that they can join. For example, sororities are available for woman and fraternities are available for males. Also clubs such as chess club, science club, or activities such as flag football. But it is possible for those enrolled in either of these events, to apply for a part-time job. The student will learn time management skills, and ways to make time for...
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