6 Easy Recipes Every College Student Should Know

April 20, 2016

Thought it was difficult getting into college? Well, it was. But it doesn’t get any easier once you’re there. If you’re suffering from senioritis and can’t be bothered to study for your AP exams, the least you can do is pick up these recipes. That way, you aren’t bored to death by dining hall food next year!

1. Awesome Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Takes 15 minutes to make and guaranteed you have all the ingredients at home! Recipe.

2. These Peasant Nachos

This is an AdmitSee gem. There are many variations, it just depends on how many ingredients you have at home!

Ingredients:

- Corn Chips

- Blended Mexican Cheese

- Guacamole

- Sliced Chicken Breast

- Salsa

Preparation:

1. Pour the desired amount of corn chips on a plate.

2. Sprinkle blended mexican cheese over it.

3. Tear chicken breast into small bits and sprinkle over.

4. Put in microwave for 1 minute.

5. Eat with guacamole and salsa.

3. Delicious Egg Salad Sandwiches

Easy and simple! If you have an internship, this is easy to make the day before to bring to work. Recipe

4. Baked Kale Chips

Should try to be a little healthy at college! Don’t want to gain that freshman 15 now, do you? Recipe

5. Mac ‘n Cheese Pizza

Because we know how many frozen and ready-to-go meals college students have at home, why not throw two together for something amazing? Recipe.

6. Pesto Pasta with Chicken

At the end of the day, you need to learn how to cook some real food. Recipe

Bonus Recipe: RAMEN. 

This is really just a photo of ramen, which is essential in every blog post regarding college survival. 

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About The Author

Frances Wong
Frances Wong

Frances was born in Hong Kong and received her bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University. She loves super sad drama television, cooking, and reading. Her favorite person on Earth isn’t actually a member of the AdmitSee team - it’s her dog Cooper.

 




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