Yes, “top lists” of hackneyed roommate advice are a dime a dozen. But I enjoyed the irreverent tone of this blog post from BestCollegesOnline, which helps manage expectations for roommates who are interested in weapons, illegal drugs, open relationships, and nudity.
My favorite pieces-of-actual-wisdom:
- “Exchange emergency numbers before hand.” This is an-easy-to-forget piece of common sense.
- “If someone makes your roommate uncomfortable, don’t invite them over.” Indeed.
- “Settle up finances” and “pay bills on time.” What blog are you reading, again?
- “Wear clothes in common areas.” I always struggle with this one…