College Uncensored: Honest Answers To Your Biggest Questions From Real College Students

How Often Should I Call Home When I'm In College? (VIDEO)

High school juniors and seniors: We hear you. Over the past few months, you've been overloaded with unsolicited college advice from parents, teachers, counselors, relatives and guidebooks. Although they seem to be (mostly) well-meaning, you may not be feeling like all the to-do lists and campus visits are giving you a behind-the-scenes glimpse into what you are actually getting yourself into after you graduate.

So, we've gone straight to the source to get you some answers: current college students at different schools across the country. We've partnered with, a resource for thousands of undergrads, to field all your questions about university life and give you responses that are honest, unfiltered and totally up-to-date.

Click here for question 1 -- "Will people think I'm weird if I don't drink at parties?"Click here for question 2 -- "Do people actually wear sweatpants to class?"

And here's your third question: "How often should I call home when I'm in college? Is once a week too much?"

Check out the slideshow below to watch three college students explain how often they and their roommates really check in with their parents -- and why nobody will think it's weird if you Skype with Mom every day.

Do you have questions about college life? Share them in the comments, email them to, or tweet them to us @huffpostteen!

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