Like many college students, I spent the first few semesters of college adjusting to living alone for the first time and partied way too much. I am now in my junior year and have decided that I want to go to graduate school. My GPA has taken a bit of a hit from my yearly years. What can I do to recover from a few years of partying to go on to grad school? –Struggling GPA Dear Struggling, Lower GPAs due to early transition issues from high school are fairly common.