The Freshman, Book 4 is the fourth and final book of The Freshman series. It succeeds its first three books, The Freshman, Book 1, The Freshman, Book 2 & The Freshman, Book 3, and is followed by The Sophomore, Book 1, a sequel to The Freshman series.

In this book, your character joins her college friends on a road-trip on their Summer Break from Hartfeld.


Zack surprises the group with plans for a summer road trip... but is everyone in high spirits?


Chapter 1: Rockin' Down the Highway

Zack surprises the group with plans for a summer road trip... but is everyone in high spirits?

Chapter 2: (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay

You breeze into Maine to meet Chris! What adventures await you in his hometown?

Chapter 3: Summer Wine

You stop for the night at the Ashtons' summer home. Will you get rested up or partied out?

Chapter 4: Can't Buy Me Love

A day in the Big Apple is bound to be full of surprises... some better than others. What awaits the gang in the big city?

Chapter 5: Born to be Wild

You finally roll into Kaitlyn's hometown! Will Austin be anything like what you expected?

Chapter 6: Hungry Like The Wolf

Abbie and Tyler take you camping on the coast, but can you survive a night in the wilderness?

Chapter 7: Bad Moon Rising

Zack is lost in the woods! Can you find him before it's too late?

Chapter 8: Stand By Me

With the van on the fritz, will the gang make it to the Aurora Music Festival in time?


  • The Freshman series is followed by The Sophomore series.
  • This book reveals the bisexuality of Zig.
  • The chapter titles' origins come from classic rock and pop song titles.
  • This is the first book of The Freshman series that doesn't take place on campus.
  • With 8 chapters, this is the third shortest book in the game. The first being Rules of Engagement: Newlyweds with 5 chapters and the second being The Haunting of Braidwood Manor with 6 chapters.
  • According to polls on social media, this book was the least liked out of all The Freshman books. It received many criticisms such as not having enough scenes with the love interests, not doing anything exciting on the road trip and Zack behaving cynical and rude during the majority of the book.
  • In Chapter 5, in Kaitlyn's room, a poster parodying "Bend It Like Beckham", as well as a notebook cover having a face similar to "Emily The Strange" is shown.
  • Officer McKenzie, a character from the Most Wanted series, makes a cameo appearance in this book, seemingly recovered from her injury at the end of Most Wanted, Book 1.
The Freshman The Freshman, Book 1 · The Freshman, Book 2 · The Freshman, Book 3 · The Freshman, Book 4 · The Freshman: Love Bites · The Freshman: Game of Love · The Freshman: Snowed In · Chris: Luxury Getaway · James: Masquerade Ball · Kaitlyn: The Perfect Date
The Crown & The Flame The Crown & The Flame, Book 1 · The Crown & The Flame, Book 2 · The Crown & The Flame, Book 3
Most Wanted Most Wanted, Book 1 · Most Wanted, Book 2
Rules of Engagement Rules of Engagement, Book 1 · Rules of Engagement, Book 2 · Rules of Engagement, Book 3 · Rules of Engagement: Newlyweds
Endless Summer Endless Summer, Book 1 · Endless Summer, Book 2 · Endless Summer, Book 3
#LoveHacks #LoveHacks, Book 1 · #LoveHacks, Book 2
The Haunting of Braidwood Manor The Haunting of Braidwood Manor
The Royal Romance The Royal Romance, Book 1 · The Royal Romance, Book 2 · The Royal Romance, Book 3
The Sophomore The Sophomore, Book 1 · The Sophomore, Book 2 · The Sophomore: Hartfeld Horror Story
Hero Hero, Vol. 1 · Hero, Vol. 2
High School Story High School Story, Book 1 · High School Story, Book 2 · High School Story, Book 3
It Lives It Lives In The Woods . It Lives - Untitled Sequel
Home for the Holidays Home for the Holidays
Red Carpet Diaries Red Carpet Diaries
Bloodbound Bloodbound
Perfect Match Perfect Match