Philly’s college campuses have sprung back to life, and the city is swarming with new and returning students. Schools like Temple, Penn and the University of the Sciences kicked things off a few weeks ago, but classes at Community College of Philadelphia just started this week.
For freshmen, college life can be challenging, but also exhilarating — and for many, going to school in America’s fifth-largest city adds an extra layer of excitement.
So how does the Class of 2021 feel about Philly so far? We visited some college campuses to ask freshmen how things are going and what they’re looking forward to about being on a city campus.