Living in a Dormitory or Living in an Apartment

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Living in a dormitory or living in an apartment

Education plays an importan role in students' life. That is, the future success of individuals is based on the type and quality of education they receive. Especially, university education determines one' s future and quality of life. For this reason, students try to seek better education opportunities to improve their knowledge and skills. While some students attend universities in the city they live in, others may have to move to other cities and live in a dormitory or an apartment. Although living on campus in a dormitory and living off campus in an apartment resemble each other in terms of school work, they have major differences when it comes to freedom and transportation.

Living in a dormitory and living in an apartment are alike in one important respect, which is school work. Not only the students living in a dormitory but also those living in an apartment have classes to attend an exams to take. Furthermore, both the students living in a dormitory and those living in an apartment need to study hard, do homework and hand in their assignments. Therefore, students living in a dormitory and those living in an apartment are similar to each other because they both share similar responsibilities related to school work.

Despite being alike in school work, the students living in a dormitory and those living in an apartment have to significant differences as far as freedom and transportation are concerned. One important difference is freedom. The students living on campus in a dormitory have to follow dormitory rules. For example, they have to sign-in and sign-out when leaving and returning to the dormitory. Also, they cannot leave the dorm; tory after a certain hour at night. Furthermore, over- night leave is only permitted with parents' approval. As a result, the students living in a dormitory have limited freedom. In comparison, the students living in an apartmant do not have any rules to follow. Indeed,...
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