College is a really exciting time! It’s the best of both worlds. You have gained all the freedoms that adult life brings, but you haven’t quite been saddled with all the responsibilities yet. You are learning about yourself and discovering your passions.
One thing that a lot of schools do is assign projects that must be hosted online. I was fortunate enough to go to a school that gave each of us our own free hosting while we were students, but a lot of people don’t have that luxury.