I believe living in a college dormitory or student housing facility is a very good
thing for students. There are many benefits for students who stay on campus in student
housing dormitories. Typically, dormitories are less expensive for students as opposed to
them living in a traditional apartment. If students live in apartments than most likely they
will have to work a job so they can maintain their apartment. This will take away from
the time they use toward school which can cause their grades to drop. Being closer to
school is another benefit that dormitories have. These are just a few positive benefits that
go along with being able to live in a student dormitory. In this paper I will explain why I
The main reason I support student dormitories is because it allows
students the opportunity to interact with many different types of people from all over the
world while also building friendships. Living in a multi-cultural student dormitory
provides an environment where students learn about many different personalities that
people have. Students will also learn how to interact with people with different
backgrounds which will benefit them once they graduate and enter the working world.
The interaction with other dormitory residents will also help the students build
friendships. I feel having friendships is another very important aspect of student life
especially for those students who are homesick. It is important for students who are
stressed or facing difficult times to have positive friends around them so that they can
talk to one another or vent and overcome the situation.
Another reason why I support student dormitories is because it’s easier for the students to
afford rather than renting an apartment. Colleges offer many grants and loans in order to
help the students who don’t qualify for 100%...