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Adulting 101

Just because you never learned how to cook an egg or balance a checkbook, doesn't mean you can't! This guide will show you some life skills needed beyond college. There is also a discussion board where you can ask adulting questions.

Welcome to Adulting 101

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My name is Erin Weber, and I am one of the librarians here at UTM. I will be peppering this guide with suggestions and tips from my own life. These are simply the things that work for me, and to show you that there is a real person behind this guide. Ask all of your adultiest adulting questions, and I can help you locate the resources to answer them!

College is a great time to learn about all kinds of things, including the life skills that you will use for the rest of your life.

I'm a big believer that just about everything is a skill, and that means you can practice and improve! Reach out to me if you need more adulting help. If I can't answer your question, I'll try to find someone on campus who can.


In this guide you will find resources about:


Discussion board policies:

  1. Be kind. Keep any criticism constructive and helpful.

  2. Don’t nitpick grammar, spelling, or word choices.

  3. The library reserves the right to close or delete a thread at any time.

  4. The library reserves the right to create new policies as needed.