Most of us think of college as a place to go earn a degree that will help us demand a higher salary. There are, however, a few lessons that are not taught in the classroom. You, as the parent, might be able to lessen the shock by including some of these points in a conversation before move in day.
Food does not magically appear in the refrigerator
Many parents are so thoughtful and efficient that their children have never experienced the catastrophe of pouring a bowl of cereal only to find out that there is no milk.