1. Try to meet new people and develop a tight network of friends. Having a solid social life will make it easier to cope being away from the fam.
2. Keep your mind preoccupied (pick up a hobby, party, study, get a part time job, and party) because too much idle time will make you homesick.
3. Visit home every three months and on major holidays, too much time back home will grow stale.
4. Text or call your fam wee